Pompeo not decided on extending waiver for Iraq to import Iran power: spokeswoman

FILE PHOTO: U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo speaks during a joint news conference with Britain's Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt at the Foreign Office in central London, Britain May 8, 2019. Mandel Ngan/Pool via REUTERS/File Photo

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has not made a decision on extending a 90-day U.S. waiver exempting Iraq from sanctions to buy energy from Iran, a State Department spokeswoman said on Wednesday. The State Department said on March 20 it would allow Iraq to keep purchasing electricity from its neighbor Iran […]

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