Pursuant to Council Regulation (EU) 2015/1328 amending Council Regulation (EU) 267/2012 and Council Decision (CFSP) 2015/1337 amending Council Decision 2010/413/CFSP, the EU has extended an exemption from its asset freezing measures until 14 January 2016. Under the exemption, competent authorities of EU Member States have the power to give permission, on a case-by-case basis, for obligations to reimburse to be met where payment is to persons or entities within the EU under contracts relating to the supply of Iranian crude oil and petroleum products concluded before 23 January 2012