Official: US Sanctions Not to Harm Iran

TEHRAN (Tasnim) – Head of Iran’s Plan and Budget Organization Mohammad Baqer Nobakht said Iran’s economy is so powerful that the US sanctions could not damage it. “Americans acknowledge that Iran is one of the world’s wealthiest countries,” Nobakht said on Saturday, stressing that the country is so strong that the US sanctions could not bring the Iranian nation to its knees.