NO. 32

8 MAY 1995

Press Conference by US Secretary of State Warren Christopher, 1 May

Last night, as you know, the President announced an important decisionregarding US policy toward Iran. His Executive Order will ban all US trade andinvestment with Iran, including the purchase of Iranian oil by Americancompanies. This action dramatically expands existing US sanctions against Iran,which are already the toughest in the world. The President's decision reinforcesour overall strategy...