sanctions

  1. reedak

    North Korea wriggled out of sanctions in 2017

    1. The following are excerpts from Colum Lynch's September 7, 2017 article headlined U.N. Report: Sanctions Aren?t Stopping North Korea?s Nuclear Program ? Foreign Policy (Begin excepts) Even as the United States spearheads efforts to strangle North Korea’s economy, Pyongyang is proving adept...
  2. reedak

    China and Russia deny breaching UN sanctions

    1. American reconnaissance satellites have reportedly spotted Chinese ships suspected of selling oil to North Korean vessels about 30 times since October. China has apparently been secretly selling oil to North Korea in violation of UN sanctions and its own promises to drastically curb trade...
  3. Fitz

    China banks fear US North Korea sanctions

    interesting one for the North Korea watchers... China banks fear US North Korea sanctions - BBC News
  4. A

    Satire about more US sanctions on Iran

    http://www.opednews.com/articles/The-US-orders-a-new-round-by-Amir-Taheri-120818-305.html
  5. myp

    US expands sanctions on N. Korea after S. Korean warship sinking

    President Obama signed into effect an expansion of American sanctions against North Korea today in response to a sunken South Korean warship. 46 S. Korean sailors had died in the incident. source: http://www.reuters.com/article/idUSTRE67T49Z20100830 Thoughts?
  6. deanhills

    Russia not budging on Iran sanctions

    Looks as though Hillary is having a tough time to convince the Russians to back the US in sanctions against Iran. The Russians do not want to back the Iranians in a corner: Source: http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2009/10/13/AR2009101300221.html?hpid=artslot