US may allow Iran to trade in dollars: expert

Trading in dollars will make it easier for Iran to undermine the dollar by weakening it, trying to crash it, etc…


The United States appears to be laying the groundwork to let Iran begin trading in dollars, experts believe, after a landmark accord with the West last year saw the country limit its nuclear programme in exchange for the lifting of sanctions.

Treasury Secretary Jack Lew said in Washington Wednesday that US sanctions should not be used lightly, though a Republican-controlled Congress remains dead set against easing restraints on Tehran. Continue reading