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Western sanctions on Russia will worsen Ukraine divisions, China says

Western sanctions on Russia will worsen Ukraine divisions, China says

Sanctions on Russia over the crisis in Ukraine would only worsen divisions and now is the time for restraint, China said on Tuesday, a day after G7 ...
Morning news briefs: Biden’s rare sanctions threat against Putin;  Republic Day celebrations and more

Morning news briefs: Biden’s rare sanctions threat against Putin; Republic Day celebrations and more

Here are some of the top stories to start your day off right: Joe Biden said he would consider personal sanctions against Russian ...
Joe Biden threatens Russia’s Vladimir Putin with personal sanctions over Ukraine

Joe Biden threatens Russia’s Vladimir Putin with personal sanctions over Ukraine

The United States warned Moscow on Tuesday of damaging sanctions, including measures personally targeting Vladimir Putin, as Russian combat troops ...
Biden government imposes initial sanctions on North Korea after rocket launch

Biden government imposes initial sanctions on North Korea after rocket launch

The Biden government imposed initial sanctions on North Korea's Weon programs on Wednesday (January 12) after Pyongyang said it ha ...
US-Russia talks: Biden confirms threat of sanctions;  Putin says that would be a colossal mistake

US-Russia talks: Biden confirms threat of sanctions; Putin says that would be a colossal mistake

US President Joe Biden spoke with his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin for over an hour and agreed to continue and move forward ...
USA issued additional exceptions to Taliban sanctions to enable aid to Afghanistan

USA issued additional exceptions to Taliban sanctions to enable aid to Afghanistan

The United States on Wednesday announced further steps to ease sanctions against the Taliban so that aid agencies can deliver much-needed aid to th ...
On Human Rights Day, the US is imposing sanctions on Myanmar, China and North Korea

On Human Rights Day, the US is imposing sanctions on Myanmar, China and North Korea

On Friday, to mark Human Rights Day, the US imposed sanctions on several people related to Myanmar, China, Bangladesh and North Ko ...
EU imposes new sanctions on Belarus

EU imposes new sanctions on Belarus

In coordination with the USA and Great Britain, the European Union imposed sanctions on the state-owned Belarusian airline Belavia ...