IRAN/TURKEY 

Turkey Sends Mixed Signals On Iranian Energy Ties

Turkey’s Minister of Energy Taner Yildiz told reporters on the sidelines of the 13th International Energy Forum in Kuwait city on 13-14 March that Turkey did not feel obliged to confirm with US and EU sanctions against Iranian oil and petrochemical exports. He said that only UN sanctions would have a binding effect on Turkey’s energy supplies, while noting that Turkey covers around 50% of all its energy imports...