ExxonMobil denies Iran lobbying

May 26, 2015
ExxonMobil says media reports that it has been lobbying the US government on Iran sanctions are inaccurate. 

Offshore staff

IRVING, Texas – ExxonMobil says media reports that it has been lobbying the US government on Iran sanctions are inaccurate.

Ken Cohen, the company’s vp of Public and Government Affairs, said: “Erroneous media reports resulted from errors in a consultant’s lobbying disclosures.

“Current US law prohibits American companies from operating in Iran.”

05/26/2015

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