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  Kislev 20, 5773 , 04/12/12

Erdogan: Turkey Will Continue to Purchase Gas from Iran

Turkish Prime Minister Recep Tayyip Erdogan said on Monday that his country would continue to purchase natural gas from Iran, despite new sanctions on the Islamic Republic being planned by the United States.

Erdogan said that the supply of gas from Iran is vital to his country, adding, "We always said that this issue is of strategic importance to us, and we cannot adhere to the sanctions.”

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