IRAN/TURKEY 

Turkey Falls In Line With US Sanctions, Commits To Lower Iranian Imports

Turkey’s Minister of Energy Taner Yildiz announced on 30 March his country’s decision to comply with US demands for the curtailing of Ankara’s dependence on Iranian crude oil imports. Mr Yildiz told reporters that Turkey will in 2012 buy up to 1mn tons of crude oil from Libya and thereby limit its Iranian imports by a corresponding amount. He noted that Turkey had already...