Moscow calls on Washington to support its words with deeds

Moscow, (ST) - Russia has called on the United States to associate its words with actions regarding the abolition of the embargo imposed on Iran in light of the crisis of the spread of the Coronavirus.

Zamir Kabulov, Head of the Second Asia Department at the Russian Foreign Ministry was quoted by Interfax news agency as saying today that "if the Americans are ready to support their statements with specific actions and lift the sanctions on the Islamic Republic of Iran, expressing their good willwe will definitely welcome this step."

The Iranian President, Hassan Rouhani, said earlier today that the illegal blockade of US on his country in light of the Corona outbreak shows their folly because it is a global pandemic and everyone must join hands to contain it and limit its effects.

Raghda Sawas