11 countries exempt from Iran Sanctions

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    The headline is misleading. It lets them run out their existing contracts.
     
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    So the dollar is more important then principle with democrats...

    Fair enough...........
     
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    So you really think we'd have gotten countries to sign on to sanctions if we also said "By the way, you're going to need to go without oil for several months"? Use your brain.
     
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    LOL Dollars over principle.

    It was very clear.
     
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    Germany, the UK, France, Japan, et al. aren't going to shut down their economies to get the sanctions up and running a few weeks sooner.
     
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    There will always be countries who buy Persian oil. The only significant thing that is occurring is that Western nations are tapping non-Persian oil and other nations will move into the void. They may even be getting a discounted price.

    Embargo's historically are failures, just look at North Korea.
     
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    That detracts from what I posted how?
     
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    Yes, the only oil available is from Iran.

    YOU use your brain :rolleyes:
     
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    It is in the time span.
     

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