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Much more work needed in Iran nuclear...

EU: More work needed in Iran nuclear...

Middle East

Wed, Apr 21 2021

The talks are aimed at bringing Iran and the United States back into compliance with the nuclear deal,...

Biden threatened Myanmar sanctions....

Biden threatened Myanmar sanctions....

North America

Tue, Feb 2 2021

The US President  pledged to 'stand up for democracy' and threatened to re-impose sanctions...

Cash and Carrie: US sanctioned Hong...

US sanctioned Hong Kong leader has no...

Asia-Pacific

Sat, Nov 28 2020

In an interview with local English TV channel HKIBC aired on Friday night, Lam said she was ‘using...

Terrorist tag for Yemen's Huthis raises...

Terrorist tag for Yemen's Huthis raises...

Middle East

Fri, Nov 20 2020

The impact on the Huthis, who are already under US sanctions, may be limited but ordinary Yemenis could...

US slaps new sanctions on Iran groups...

US slaps new sanctions on Iran...

North America

Fri, Oct 23 2020

Iran summoned the ambassador of Switzerland, who represents US interests in Tehran in the absence of...

Four years on, Trump keeps ramping up...

Trump keeps ramping up sanctions but...

North America

Sat, Oct 10 2020

The Trump administration on Thursday imposed sweeping sanctions on Iran's banks, hoping for a knock-out...

Pompeo insists US to enforce UN sanctions...

Pompeo insists US to enforce UN sanctions...

North America

Thu, Sep 17 2020

US president Trump has already enforced sweeping unilateral US sanctions on Iran

US puts Hezbollah lawmakers on sanctions...

US puts Hezbollah lawmakers on sanctions...

Middle East

Wed, Jul 10 2019

It is the first time the US Treasury has placed Hezbollah lawmakers on its blacklist

US imposes first new North Korea sanctions...

US imposes first new North Korea sanctions...

Latin America

Fri, Mar 22 2019

US-North Korean engagement has appeared to be in limbo since the February 27 summit in Hanoi

Venezuela turns to India as sanctions...

Venezuela turns to India as sanctions...

World

Wed, Feb 13 2019

The South American nation is turning its focus to cash-paying buyers

US sanctions Russian, Chinese tech firms...

US sanctions Russian, Chinese tech firms...

World

Fri, Sep 14 2018

The administration of US President Donald Trump has maintained sanctions pressure on Pyongyang in an...

India not guaranteed US sanctions waiver...

India not guaranteed US sanctions waiver...

World

Thu, Aug 30 2018

The United States has imposed sweeping sanctions on Russia, under which any country engaged with its...

US threatens more Turkey sanctions if...

US threatens more Turkey sanctions if...

North America

Fri, Aug 17 2018

Deepening a spat that has rattled financial markets and threated to split a long-standing defense and...

Turkey says will respond if US imposes...

Turkey says will respond if US imposes...

World

Fri, Aug 17 2018

US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin warned Thursday that the United States would impose more sanctions...

Iran, US trade barbs ahead of renewed...

Iran, US trade barbs ahead of renewed...

World

Tue, Aug 7 2018

Trump withdrew from the historic 2015 nuclear accord in May

India cuts Iranian oil imports in June...

India cuts Iranian oil imports in June...

South Asia

Wed, Jul 11 2018

Indian state refiners had cut Iranian oil imports in the 2017/18 financial year because of a dispute...

US sanctions to hit Iran’s trade with...

US sanctions to hit Iran’s trade with...

Foreign Affairs

Fri, May 25 2018

With the US reimposing economic sanctions against Iran, there is mounting concern in Tehran over

Russia's lawmakers propose bans on US...

Russia's lawmakers propose bans on US...

World

Fri, Apr 13 2018

The proposed measures are in retaliation for the White House last week imposing the toughest set of sanctions...

Putin jokes he's 'offended' not to be...

Putin jokes he's 'offended' not to be...

World

Tue, Jan 30 2018

The list features the names of most of the senior members in Putin's administration - 114 politicians...

Turkish gold trader implicates Erdogan...

Turkish gold trader implicates Erdogan...

Europe

Sat, Dec 2 2017

Reza Zarrab is cooperating with US prosecutors in the trial of a Turkish bank executive accused of helping...

US begins Russia drawdown after Kremlin...

US begins Russia drawdown after Kremlin...

World

Wed, Aug 2 2017

The White House has said US President Donald Trump will sign the sanctions bill, meant as a response...