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The German government has set up a special office to advise companies worried about their business dealings with Iran amid fears they will be targeted for US sanctions.

Germany’s Economy Ministry announced that it has established an “Iran Contact Point” for companies to pose their questions by email.

The ministry stressed that European sanctions relief for Iran, one of the terms of the nuclear agreement, remain in place, and that government-backed export credit guarantees are still available, AP reported.

The European signatories to a 2015 nuclear agreement with Iran—Germany, France and Britain—have vowed to keep the deal alive after US President Donald Trump withdrew from it last month.

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