Pipelines, Storage & Power

Iran blames US for obstructing gas sales to Pakistan

Ali Larijani, the speaker of the Iranian parliament, has blamed the United States for obstructing the sale of Iranian gas to Pakistan
By Staff reporter 10 October 2018 0 32853

Ali Larijani, the speaker of the Iranian parliament, has blamed the United States for obstructing the sale of Iranian gas to Pakistan, according to the Tasnim News Agency.

Iran’s section of the Iran-Pakistan pipeline is reportedly complete and the gas supply is also ready, according to Larijani.

Saleem Mandviwalla, deputy chairman of Pakistan’s senate, said his country’s new government is behind the project and wants it completed immediately.  

Meanwhile, Abdul Rahman Bilal, director of the Measac Research Centre, has said construction work on Pakistan’s section...