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  • Canada ‘actively considering’ sanctions like U.S.’s against 17 Saudis in Khashoggi case

    Canadian Foreign Minister Chrystia Freeland on Thursday welcomed U.S. Treasury sanctions on 17 Saudi officials for their role in the killing last month of Jamal Khashoggi,

    Global News
  • U.S. Presses U.N. Over Iran’s Ballistic Missiles

    Secretary of State Pompeo told the Security Council the U.S. would form a coalition of countries to oppose Tehran’s ballistic-missile program, and said the council should not lift an arms embargo on Iran as scheduled in 2020.

  • U.S. sanctions hitting Iran hard

    by WorldTribune Staff, November 20, 2018 U.S. sanctions are exacting a heavy toll on an already angry Iranian citizenry. The Iranian rial has fallen to record lows, economic activity has slowed dramatically and hundreds of companies have suspended production and laid off thousands of workers since U.S. sanctions were re-imposed on the Islamic Republic, Reuters […]

    World Tribune: Window on the Real World
  • Philippines to buy U.S. helicopters, not Russian, due to U.S. sanctions: official

    The Philippines will buy 16 Black Hawk helicopters from the Sikorsky Aircraft Corp for $240 million, shunning cheaper Russian equipment due to U.S. sanctions on Russian military exports, the Philippine defense chief said on Friday.