Lift sanctions against Iran till coronavirus pandemic is over: PM Imran appeals to Trump

Posted In: News Date:Mar 23rd, 2020

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Sunday appealed to US President Donald Trump on humanitarian grounds to lift economic sanctions against Iran till the coronavirus pandemic is over.

Taking to Twitter, the PM Imran urged the US president to lift sanctions for the people of Iran, who he said "are facing untold suffering as sanctions are crippling Iran's efforts to fight COVID19".

"I want to appeal to President Trump on humanitarian grounds to lift the sanctions against Iran till the COVID19 pandemic is over. The people of Iran are facing untold suffering as sanctions are crippling Iran's efforts to fight COVID19. Humanity must unite to fight this pandemic," he tweeted.


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