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US to sanction Chinese officials and...

US to sanction Chinese officials

World

Fri, Jul 16 2021

The State Department on Tuesday strengthened warnings to businesses about the growing risks of having...

EU warns Lebanon's leaders of sanctions...

EU warns Lebanon's leaders of sanctions...

Middle East

Sat, Jun 19 2021

More than half the population of Lebanon are living in poverty and struggling with rampant inflation,...

US imposes new Myanmar sanctions on...

US imposes new sanction on 2 Myanmar...

World

Thu, Apr 22 2021

The US imposed sanctions on Myanma Timber Enterprise (MTE) and Myanmar Pearl Enterprise (MPE), adding...

Biden's options for Russian hacking...

Biden's options for Russian hacking...

North America

Mon, Dec 21 2020

US President Donald Trump only acknowledged the hacking on Saturday almost a week after it surfaced

US Congress passes defense bill despite...

US Congress passes defense bill

North America

Sat, Dec 12 2020

The measure, formally known as the National Defense Authorization Act, puts Trump in an awkward position...

US set to sanction Turkey over Russian...

US set to sanction Turkey over Russian...

World

Fri, Dec 11 2020

A senior Turkish official said sanctions would backfire and hurt ties between the two Nato members

EU to consider making good on sanctions...

EU to consider making good on sanctions...

Europe

Mon, Dec 7 2020

Issues over Libya, Syria, Russia and authoritarianism in Turkey have increased tensions with the EU

US sanctions Chinese, Russian firms...

US sanctions Chinese, Russian firms...

North America

Sat, Nov 28 2020

Trump withdrew the US from the JCPOA in 2018 and has since reimposed crippling sanctions on the Islamic...

US extends Iraq sanctions waiver until...

US extends Iraq sanctions waiver

Middle East

Sat, Nov 21 2020

The US blacklisted Iran's energy industry in late 2018 but granted Baghdad a series of temporary...

Iran says to meet nuclear commitments...

Iran to meet nuclear commitments if...

Middle East

Thu, Nov 19 2020

IAEA said Iran had begun operating advanced centrifuges at an underground section of its primary nuclear...

Iran urges next US administration to...

Iran urges next US administration to...

Middle East

Sat, Nov 7 2020

Iranian officials have said they will focus on the policies of the next US administration rather than...

US senators seek to sanction Chinese...

US senators seek to sanction Chinese...

World

Fri, May 22 2020

A Chinese official said China is set to impose new national security legislation on Hong Kong after last...

US slaps sanctions on Turkey as Syrian...

US slaps sanctions on Turkey as Syrian...

Middle East

Wed, Oct 16 2019

The United States slapped sanctions on its Nato ally in a bid to stop an assault that its own troop withdrawal...

Myanmar must face  the music

Myanmar must face the music

Editorial

Wed, Jul 17 2019

These latest sanctions on Myanmar’s military leaders should be lauded as the right move

House Republicans join rebuke of Trump...

House Republicans join rebuke of Trump...

North America

Fri, Jan 18 2019

The Democratic-controlled chamber overwhelmingly voted 362 to 53 approving the bill that would block...

The EU takes a step in the right...

The EU takes a step in the right...

Editorial

Fri, Apr 27 2018

Whether or not Myanmar ever does take the Rohingya back, a concerted effort by the international community...

EU leaders call for immediate action...

EU leaders call for immediate action...

World

Fri, Dec 15 2017

Among other things, the EU urged the Myanmar government to 'condemn unequivocally all incitement to racial...

US lawmakers reach deal on Russia sanctions,...

US lawmakers reach deal on Russia sanctions,...

World

Mon, Jul 24 2017

Many lawmakers hope the bill will send a message to Trump to keep a strong line against Russia

Iran accuses US of nuclear deal...

Iran accuses US of nuclear deal...

World

Sun, Jul 23 2017

'US was “trying to sabotage the situation, to threaten or scare off foreign companies to invest in...