US puts sanctions on two Myanmar generals over coup
February 23, 2021
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States on Monday imposed sanctions on two members of Myanmar’s military junta and threatened further actions over the country’s Feb. 1 coup.
February 19, 2021
Iran will reverse nuclear actions once US lifts sanctions, reiterates Javad Zarif
TEHRAN (Reuters) - Iranian Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif on Friday once again reiterated that Tehran will “immediately reverse” actions liable on it under the nuclear deal when US Sanctions are lifted.
February 19, 2021
Myanmar's coup opponents welcome new British, Canadian sanctions
(Reuters) - Opponents of Myanmar’s military coup welcomed new sanctions from Britain and Canada on Friday as protesters prepared to take to the streets for what will mark two weeks of daily demonstrations in the Southeast Asian country.
January 29, 2021
Iran says it will not reverse nuclear steps before US sanctions are lifted
TEHRAN (Reuters) –Tehran will not accept US demands that it reverse an acceleration of its nuclear programme before Washington lifts sanctions, Foreign Minister Mohammad Javad Zarif said on Friday.
January 21, 2021
China imposes sanctions on 28 Trump-era officials including Pompeo
BEIJING (Reuters) – China said on Wednesday it wanted to cooperate with President Joe Biden’s new U.S. administration, while announcing sanctions against “lying and cheating” outgoing Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and 27 other top officials under Donald Trump.
January 15, 2021
US imposes fresh sanctions on Iran in final days of Trump presidency
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The United States on Friday imposed fresh sanctions on Iranian individuals and entities as Washington continues to step up pressure on Tehran in the final days of US President Donald Trump’s term before it ends Jan. 20.
December 7, 2020
EU to consider making good on sanctions threat against Turkey
BRUSSELS (Reuters) - EU foreign ministers will evaluate grounds for sanctions against Turkey over a Mediterranean gas dispute on Monday before the bloc’s leaders decide whether to make good on their threat to impose punitive measures.