SHAFAQNA (Shia International News Association)
A US daily claimed that despite economic sanctions on Iran, US is supporting Iran companies operating in Afghanistan. According to this report on one side US is advocating economic sanctions on Iran across the globe while on the other hand Pentagon’s policy is quite contrary in this regard. US has allowed to Iran’s investors to help out Afghan in uplifting its economy. US daily added that although US has imposed economic sanctions on Iran but sometimes US itself face problems because of these sanctions and thus it is compelled to allow Iranian investors to invest in war struck country. Wall Street Journal said that US defense ministry has constituted a special team that deals with Iranian companies for investing in Afghanistan.
Report said that Obama’s soft stance towards Iran for easing sanctions on Afghanistan has given rise to several questions and it seems that Washington itself wants to facilitate Iran.