All Posts Tagged With: "sanctions"

White House Administration Hits North Korea with Sanctions

The White House imposed sanctions on Friday against members of the government of North Korean, amounting to the first official response by the U.S. government to the hacking against Sony Pictures. Despite some lingering questions from analysts at private security firms over whether the government of North Korea was the ones responsible for the cyber […]

Obama Unveils New Sanctions Against Russia

Barack Obama the President of the United States announced on Monday new sanctions against more Russians in an attempt to stop Vladimir Putin the President of Russia from igniting the rebellion more in eastern Ukraine, but said he would hold broader sanctions against the economy of Russia in reserve. Rebels who are pro-Moscow showed no […]

Twenty-Six Senators Preparing Bill for New Iran Sanctions

A group of 26 bipartisan senators plans to introduce legislation that will impose new economic sanction against Iran if Tehran violates the interim nuclear agreement or if a final one is not reached. This effort is being led by Senator Robert Menendez a Democrat from New Jersey and Republican Senator Mark Kirk from Illinois. The […]