Sanctions


Iran Imposes Sanctions on 15 U.S. Companies

Iran has imposed sanctions on 15 American companies over their alleged support for Israel, terrorism and repression in the region. A Foreign Ministry statement carried by the state-run IRNA news…

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Russia, China Veto U.N. Resolution on Syria Sanctions

Russia and China have vetoed a Western-backed U.N. resolution that would have imposed sanctions on 21 Syrian individuals, organizations and companies allegedly involved in chemical weapons attacks in the war-ravaged…

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U.S. Revises Russia Sanctions for Electronics Exports

The Trump administration on Thursday revised recent U.S. sanctions that prevented American companies from exporting some electronic equipment to Russia. It also modified penalties on Iran, expanding a list of…

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Russian FM Suggests Expelling U.S. Diplomats

Russia’s foreign minister has suggested expelling 35 U.S. diplomats in response to a new round of U.S. sanctions against Moscow. President Barack Obama on Thursday imposed sanctions on Russian officials…

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