US special envoy for Iran, Brian Hook, confirmed the strategy two weeks after a US official, speaking on condition anonymity, said the United States had told Britain, France, and Germany of its plan.
"I will certainly look at it (the legislation), they build to sanction China so I will certainly take a look at it. I have not seen it yet," Trump told reporters on Wednesday.
The United States imposed sanctions on Iran's information minister on Friday for his role in “wide-scale internet censorship.
Egypt voiced its resentment over the continuation of Turksih offensive against northeastern Syria.
Moscow will respond to the new US sanctions, which it considers unreasonable, Russia's Foreign Ministry said. It also called on Washington to stop playing absurd sanction games.
Four Iranian officials gave statements on Tuesday evolving around the statements made by U.S. President on Monday in Japan.
Huawei says it can ensure a steady components supply chain without U.S. help. A Hikvision executive echoed the sentiment.
Sanctions have intensified the need for the oil that is being pumped out of these vast fields. Gulf production averaged 1.89 million bpd in March, up nearly 145,000 bpd from February, said Jodi Quinnell, oil analyst at Genscape.
Russia will respond to new European Union sanctions, its foreign ministry said on Saturday, without saying what action it would take.
International Brent crude oil futures were at $66.95 a barrel at 0751 GMT, up 28 cents, or 0.4 percent, from their last close.
These measures came within the framework of the supervisory role of the bank and its efforts to preserve the efficiency of the banking system.
The European Union is considering imposing more sanctions on the government of Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro.
“China, India, Japan, South Korea and other countries that were granted waivers from America to import Iranian oil are not willing to buy even one barrel more from Iran."
Russia expanded a ban on imported goods from Ukraine on Saturday, saying it would halt some $500 million worth of annual imports of mainly industrial products.
Iran began selling crude oil to private companies for export in late October, just ahead of U.S. sanctions on sectors including oil which came into effect on Nov. 5.
The U.S. government seems determined to avoid at all costs that countries with which it does not have the best diplomatic relations, can develop a cryptocurrency.
U.S. lawmakers will introduce legislation on Wednesday urging a stronger response by the Trump administration to China’s crackdown on minority Muslims.
The Iranian regime’s attempts to mischaracterize humanitarian exemptions in the US sanctions are “pathetic effort to distract from its own corruption and mismanagement,” Hook told journalists.
The United States vowed Monday to be "relentless" in countering Iran as sweeping sanctions took effect.
The U.N. Security Council is considering lifting sanctions on Eritrea next week after a rapprochement with Ethiopia.