Sanctions And Embargoes

The Latest: Iran nuke deal survives with Trump waivers

Jan 12, 2018

President Donald Trump has extended waivers of nuclear sanctions against Iran

China's trade with North Korea plunges as sanctions tighten

Jan 12, 2018

China's trade with North Korea is plunging as U.N. sanctions imposed over its nuclear and missile development tightened

AP sources: Trump to extend sanctions relief for Iran

Jan 10, 2018

President Donald Trump is expected this week to once again renew Iran nuclear sanctions relief, citing progress in amending U.S. legislation that governs Washington's participation in the landmark 2015 nuclear accord.

AP sources: Trump expected this week to extend relief from economic sanctions to Iran as part of nuclear deal

Jan 10, 2018

AP sources: Trump expected this week to extend relief from economic sanctions to Iran as part of nuclear deal

The Latest: Koreas agree to hold talks on reducing tensions

Jan 9, 2018

The two Koreas have agreed in a joint statement to hold talks on reducing military tensions and "actively cooperate" in next month's Winter Olympics in South Korea

US hits 4 senior Venezuelan officials with sanctions

Jan 5, 2018

The Trump administration imposes sanctions on four Venezuelan military officials for alleged corruption and repression

China tightens North Korea trade limits under UN sanctions

Jan 5, 2018

China tightens North Korea trade limits under UN nuclear sanctions, limiting oil exports, banning imports of North Korean goods

China tightens North Korea trade limits under United Nations sanctions

Jan 5, 2018

China tightens North Korea trade limits under United Nations sanctions

China promises to 'deal seriously' with sanctions violators

Jan 5, 2018

China's government has promised to 'deal seriously' with violators of UN sanctions on North Korea after a South Korean newspaper said Chinese ships registered abroad deliver oil

Taiwan investigates man over illegal North Korean oil sales

Jan 4, 2018

Prosecutors in Taiwan say they're investigating a man suspected of involvement in illegal oil sales to North Korea