Donald Trump has decided to continue the sanctions which are put on Iran. This has really resulted heavily to people who suffer due to diseases like cancer and epilepsy.
“There’s no acute nationwide shortage of medicine in Iran at this point,” Tara Sepehri Far, a researcher at Human Right Watch and an author of the report, said at the Atlantic Council think tank in Washington.
“But people who are suffering from rare and special diseases are already seeing the negative effect of sanctions.”
“If the sanctions does not change “We expect the harm to be even greater”–Reuters–
The MAHAK charity organization was also lacking 3 key chemotherapy drugs pegaspargase, mercaptopurine and vinblastine in May as the report of HRW.
Millions of EB or epidermolysis bullosa patients, who have the fragile skin face an immense troublesome period due to the lack of medicine in Iran.
The Food, Medicine and other supplies were heavily sanctioned after the nuclear program of Iran was revealed, Donald Trump also had given one option to the Iranian administration to stop the nuclear program to get released from the sanctions, but however that option won’t be valid now due to the arising of the world war 3 condition between Iran and United States of America.
Why Trump still reluctant to stop the business deals with Iran?
Still many foreign banks do business with Iran. Trump has showed a reluctance to stop the business deals yet. US is also trying hard to attack the oil industry in Iran, the sinful thing is that, if the oil industry of Iran get attacked the affordability of medicine of Iran would be affected as well.
Reuters also reported that an anonymous US Treasury Department official has said that, it is really normal to a slowdown in some drugs to occur. However the unnamed official has said that it is also the responsibility of Iran to take necessary actions to stop the corruption in medicine trade.
” To blame us for that is little more than just disingenuous”
However due to the conversion of the cold war between Iran and USA to a world war, might affect the cancer patients as well as the other people heavily in Iran.