Iran is India's third-largest oil supplier after Iraq and Saudi Arabia.
"However, if India were to replace Iran with countries like Saudi Arabia, Russia, Iraq, US and others for 10% of its oil demand then it may have to revert to dollar-denominated imports", Rahaghi said.
He also criticised India for not making investments in the expansion of Chabahar port in Iran as promised with the signing of a pact in May 2016. "Recent purchases of U.S. crude and liquefied natural gas are just a couple of examples of this potential" Haley had said on her visit to India for a meeting with PM Modi on the same.
"Our focus is to work with those countries importing Iranian crude to get as many of them as possible down to zero by November 4", a US State Department official said.
The embassy said Iran will do its best to ensure security of oil supply to India by offering various flexible measures which facilitate bilateral trade, particularly Indian exports to Iran.
Iran on Tuesday indicated withdrawal of all privileges extended to India in bilateral trade, including payments in rupee and long-term credit, if New Delhi cuts back on oil imports from Tehran in the wake of U.S. sanctions on oil trade that will kick in on November 4.
Referring to the current customers of Iranian oil, to which the U.S.is calling upon to cut off crude oil imports from Iran, the state department official said that "we are very serious and determined about re-imposing our sanctions that were lifted under the Iran nuclear deal, and we are working very closely with nations to provide alternatives to the Iranian supply of oil".
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Speaking to Press TV, author and political scientist Kaveh Afrasiabi, however, played down Pompeo's drive, saying his efforts will likely fail to produce any result.
Last week, while ruling out waivers to India and Turkey - which have told Washington that they would continue to import oil from Iran - the USA had indicated willingness to work with countries that are reducing their oil imports from Iran.
President Donald Trump said in May he would pull the United States out of an global accord under which Tehran had agreed to limit its nuclear development in exchange for sanctions relief. "That's an opportunity for United States producers to sell into the Indian market". Three others are headed for undisclosed ports on India's west coast from the US Gulf Coast.
Another Vitol-chartered VLCC, the Maharah, sailed from Galveston last week and was headed to Sikka with 1.98 million barrels of oil.
We've watched every game, rated every player and constructed a top 10 or 20 for each spot and crowned the kings of each. It's been 42 years since England brought the World Cup "home". "They know we've got beaten but we've come so far".
Hojabri recorded and posted around 300 videos on Instagram of herself dancing in what Iran would deem an "immoral" manner. Since 2017, FATA has arrested many women charged with publishing un-Islamic photos and videos on social media.
ICE has three family detention centres with room for about 3000 people in all, and the places are already at or near capacity. "They have to determine the fitness of the parents to be able to release the kids to them", John noted .
China's retaliatory measures were expected to hit back largely at agricultural products created to hurt Trump supporters. As part of the talks, the two countries signed a raft of commercial agreements worth some €20 billion ($23.5 billion).
President Trump published a list of Chinese goods he will give a tariff of 10 percent on, which are worth a total of £151 billion. The Chinese government, however, called it "totally unacceptable" and said it would take unspecified countermeasures.
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The party has been targeted by Islamist militants in the past over its vocal opposition to extremist groups like the Taliban . Earlier, Pakistan's military warned of security threats in the run-up to parliamentary elections scheduled for July 25.
He will spend Thursday and Friday in England, visiting Windsor and Chequers, before heading to Scotland for the weekend. That prompted almost half a million people to sign a petition calling for Trump to be banned from the UK.
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In the Mabi district of Kurashiki, the water left behind a fine yellow silt that has transformed the area into moonscape. More than 30 inches of rain over the past week has led to one of Japan's worst flooding disasters on record.
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