TAGs: sanctions

U.N. imposes new sanctions on DPRK

01/12/2016 11:06

The United Nations Security Council imposed new sanctions on the Democratic People's Republic of Korea 
on Wednesday aimed at cutting the Asian country's annual export revenue by a quarter in response to Pyongyang's fifth and largest nuclear test in September.

European powers launch mechanism for trade with Iran

31/01/2019 20:40

France, Germany and Britain have set up a European mechanism for non-dollar trade with Iran to avert U.S. sanctions, although diplomats acknowledged it is unlikely to yield big commercial transactions Tehran says it needs to keep a nuclear deal afloat.

China says business ties with Iran no harm to any other country

11/08/2018 10:24

China’s business and energy ties with Iran do not harm the interests of any other country, the country’s Foreign Ministry said, after U.S. President Donald Trump said companies doing business with Iran would be barred from the United States.

Iran plans to respond in kind if U.S. blocks oil exports

24/07/2018 20:41

Iran will react with equal countermeasures if Washington tries to block its oil exports, the foreign ministry said on Tuesday, while the Islamic Republic’s armed forces chief said U.S. threats would draw an “unimaginable and regrettable” reaction.