France, Germany and Italy face sanctions for hiding arms supplies to Libya

France, Germany and Italy today threatened to sanction countries that continue to violate the arms embargo imposed by the UN Security Council on Libya. The call is aimed at states that, despite the ban, secretly support hostile factions in the country. “We call on foreign actors to end the escalating interference and to fully respect … Read more

The EU criticizes the US threat of sanctions against companies linked to Russian pipelines

“I am deeply concerned about the growing use of sanctions, or the threat of sanctions, from the United States against European companies and interests,” Borrell said in a statement. “We have witnessed this trend, which is developing in the cases of Iran, Cuba, the International Criminal Court and, more recently, in the cases of the … Read more

EU criticizes US threat of Nord Stream 2 sanctions – Abroad – News

“I am deeply concerned about the growing use of sanctions, or the threat of sanctions, from the United States against European companies and interests,” Borrell said in a statement. “We have witnessed this trend, which is developing in the cases of Iran, Cuba, the International Criminal Court and, more recently, in the cases of the … Read more

Washington sanctions Huawei, Pompeo UK employees

AFP, published on Wednesday July 15, 2020 at 10:14 p.m. The United States announced on Wednesday sanctions against employees of the Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei, further accentuating its campaign of pressure on China, which summoned the American ambassador to Beijing. Tensions between the world’s top two economies have escalated on multiple fronts, from China’s imposition … Read more

Washington sanctions Huawei, Pompeo UK employees

The United States announced on Wednesday sanctions against employees of the Chinese telecommunications giant Huawei, further accentuating its campaign of pressure on China, which summoned the American ambassador to Beijing. Tensions between the world’s top two economies have escalated on multiple fronts, from China’s imposition in late June of a draconian national security law in … Read more

US President Donald Trump has sanctions against China

In the dispute over the autonomy of Hong Kong, the United States increases its pressure on China – but dhe new sanctions law should further intensify tensions. Beijing responded promptly. US president Donald Trump has signed a new sanction law against China for dealing with Hong Kong. With that, Beijing should be held accountable for … Read more

Pompeo announces new sanctions on NordStream – Ultima Ora gas pipeline

(ANSA) – WASHINGTON, JULY 15 – US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has announced new American sanctions against the Russian-German NordStream pipeline. The U.S. has also imposed sanctions on some Huawei employees. (HANDLE). RESERVED REPRODUCTION © Copyright ANSA Get the embed code .

Trump announces end of preferential treatment for Hong Kong and sanctions on China

“I have signed a decree that ends the United States’ preferential treatment towards Hong Kong. Now we will treat them the same as mainland China,” he said. By: EFE 09:49 PM / 14/07/2020 The President of the United States, Donald Trump, announced this Tuesday, July 14, that he has signed a decree that ends the … Read more

Trump signs sanctions on China for Hong Kong – the last hour

(ANSA) – WASHINGTON, JULY 14 – Donald Trump announced in a press conference at the White House that he had signed a law approved unanimously by Congress that provides for sanctions for Chinese leaders who apply the new repressive security rules in Hong Kong and for banks that have businesses with them. Today the deadlines … Read more