EU leaders agree on Russian oil embargo

EU leaders agree on Russian oil embargo

(VOVWORLD) - European Union leaders on Monday agreed to pursue a partial ban on Russian oil, paving the way for a sixth package of sanctions to punish Russia for its military operation...
Iran ready to reach nuclear deal with JCPOA countries

Iran ready to reach nuclear deal with JCPOA countries

(VOVWORLD) - Iranian Foreign Minister Hossein Amir-Abdollahian tweeted on Wednesday that Tehran is ready to reach a good deal at nuclear talks with countries participating in the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action...
Cuba blames unrest on US sanctions

Cuba blames unrest on US sanctions

(VOVWORLD) - Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel on Monday blamed US sanctions for the food shortages, power outages, and other economic shortcomings that fueled protests in Cuba last weekend
China sanctions US, Canadian individuals, entity

China sanctions US, Canadian individuals, entity

(VOVWORLD) - China announced new sanctions on relevant US and Canadian individuals and entity, citing the two countries' recent moves of imposing unilateral, disinformation-based sanctions on relevant individuals and entity...
EU, China impose tit-for-tat sanctions

EU, China impose tit-for-tat sanctions

(VOVWORLD) - The European Union imposed sanctions on Monday on four Chinese officials, including a top security director, for human rights issues in Xinjiang, to which China responded with its own...
EU extends sanctions on Turkey

EU extends sanctions on Turkey

(VOVWORLD) - EU members on Friday extended a sanctions framework against Turkey for another year, until November 12, 2021, allowing visa bans and asset freezes against individuals involved in contested gas...
US warns of sanctions for arms sales to Iran

US warns of sanctions for arms sales to Iran

(VOVWORLD) - Secretary of State Mike Pompeo warned Sunday that the US is prepared to sanction any individual or entity that materially contributes to the supply, sale, or transfer of conventional...