Sanctions And Embargoes

Iranian man charged with evading US sanctions to send $115M

Mar 20, 2018

An Iranian man has been arrested on charges that he evaded U.S. economic sanctions against Iran by sending more than $115 million from Venezuela through U.S. banks

Yes, canned soup may be fueling North Korea's air force

Mar 15, 2018

The Pyongyang Side Hustle: Is North Korea's air force selling canned soup and taxi rides to upgrade its runways and airstrips? The answer may well be yes in the shifting economy under Kim Jong Un

The Latest: Trump says North Korea deal would be 'very good'

Mar 10, 2018

President Donald Trump says a deal with North Korea, "if completed," will be very good for the world

S. Korean president says talks won't ease pressure on North

Mar 7, 2018

South Korean President Moon Jae-in has downplayed concerns that the resumption of inter-Korean dialogue will be accompanied by an easing of international sanctions and pressure on North Korea over its nuclear program

Analysis: North Korea's outreach greeted with skepticism

Mar 7, 2018

Analysis: Given its past, North Korea's outreach to US fuels skepticism amid hope for ending nuclear standoff

Analysis: Is North Korea's nuke offer too good to be true?

Mar 7, 2018

President Donald Trump appears to have gotten what he wanted from North Korea. But is it too good to be true?

China asks for hold on UN ban of North Korea traders

Mar 6, 2018

China seeks temporary hold on U.S. request for United Nations sanctions against ships accused of helping North Korea violate trade sanctions

US-Saudi atomic energy agreement complicated by Iran deal

Feb 27, 2018

Billions of dollars for US companies from atomic energy deal with Saudis might be tied up over nuclear deal with Iran

US opens tough Saudi nuke talks, in shadow of Iran deal

Feb 26, 2018

The Trump administration opens talks this week with Saudi Arabia on a potentially lucrative atomic energy agreement that's inextricably linked to an Obama-era nuclear deal with Iran

AP FACT CHECK: Toughest ever sanctions on NKorea? Not likely

Feb 23, 2018

AP FACT CHECK: Trump administration overstates the severity of new sanctions on North Korea