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US drawing up targeted sanctions on...

US drawing up targeted sanctions on...

World

Sat, May 29 2021

The United States last year imposed sanctions on eight Belarus officials over an August 2020 election...

Asean calls summit on Myanmar crisis...

Asean calls summit on Myanmar crisis...

South-East Asia

Tue, Apr 20 2021

The National Unity Government has called for an invitation to the Asean meeting in Min Aung Hlaing's...

US lifts Trump's sanctions on ICC prosecutor,...

US lifts Trump's sanctions on ICC...

World

Sat, Apr 3 2021

A spokesman for the ICC said the court and its governing body of the member states welcomed the US...

United States condemns China's sanctions...

US condemns China's sanctions in dispute...

World

Sun, Mar 28 2021

Activists and UN rights experts say at least a million Muslims have been detained in camps in...

West riles China with sanctions over...

Western states sanction China over Uighur...

World

Tue, Mar 23 2021

Beijing blasts the EU measures and hits back by announcing entry bans on 10 Europeans as well as two...

Myanmar activists hold candlelit protests...

Myanmar activists hold candlelit...

South-East Asia

Tue, Mar 23 2021

At least 261 people have been killed by security forces attempting to quell weeks of pro-democracy protests,...

US issues fresh Venezuela-related sanctions...

US issues fresh Venezuela-related...

Latin America

Sat, Dec 19 2020

The move freezes any US assets of the company and people and generally bars Americans from dealing with...

US punishes senior Chinese officials...

US punishes senior Chinese officials...

World

Fri, Jul 10 2020

The Uighur Human Rights Project hails the sanctions and urges other countries to follow suit

Maduro gives EU ambassador 72 hours...

Maduro gives EU ambassador 72 hours...

World

Tue, Jun 30 2020

Venezuela became the first Latin American country to receive sanctions from the EU in 2017

Trump prepares to drop sanctions hammer...

Trump prepares to drop sanctions hammer...

North America

Mon, Oct 14 2019

The president asked the Pentagon to begin a withdrawal of all US troops from northern Syria

Iran warns over 'economic war' waged...

Iran warns over 'economic war' waged...

Middle East

Tue, Jun 11 2019

Iran signed a landmark nuclear accord with Britain, China, France, Germany, Russia and the United States...

Venezuela targets Guaido with probe,...

Venezuela targets Guaido with probe,...

Latin America

Wed, Jan 30 2019

The sanctions mean the state-run company may not be able to fulfill contracts with North American...

Sanctions, peace deal on cards for new...

Sanctions, peace deal on cards for new...

North America

Sun, Jan 27 2019

Trump is a longstanding skeptic on the cost value of alliances and is demanding more from South...

US imposes fresh Russia sanctions for...

US imposes fresh Russia sanctions for...

North America

Thu, Dec 20 2018

The Treasury sanctioned several individuals for their alleged roles in the hacking of the World Anti-Doping...

N Korea leader lambasts 'brigandish'...

N Korea leader lambasts 'brigandish'...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Aug 17 2018

N Korea has criticized Washington for its ‘gangster-like’ demands for complete, verifiable...

North Korea urges US to drop sanctions...

North Korea urges US to drop sanctions...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Aug 6 2018

North Korea's propaganda websites on Monday also urged the United States to drop sanctions and build...

Erdogan warns US over sanctions...

Erdogan warns US over sanctions...

World

Sun, Jul 29 2018

Relations between the Nato allies have worsened over the jailing of Brunson, who ran a Protestant church...

Trump threatens sanctions against Turkey...

Trump threatens sanctions against...

World

Fri, Jul 27 2018

A spokesman for Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan called Washington’s threats unacceptable and damaging...

Iran files suit in international court...

Iran files suit in international court...

World

Wed, Jul 18 2018

A State Department official said the application was without merit and the United States would fight...

Oil dips from recent highs on hopes...

Oil dips from recent highs on hopes...

Middle East

Fri, May 11 2018

Many analysts expect oil prices to rise to $80-$100 per barrel later this year, once US sanctions start...

Iran says US-Saudi cooperation to destabilize...

Iran says US-Saudi cooperation to destabilize...

Middle East

Mon, Apr 30 2018

Iran received relief from sanctions, most of which were lifted in January 2016