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U.S. Sanctions Russia

Kerry: U.S. Considering Extra Sanctions On Russia

Reuters | Posted 02.21.2015 | Politics

LONDON, Feb 21 (Reuters) - Secretary of State John Kerry said on Saturday the United States and its allies were not prepared to play games with Russia...

What's Behind the New Chinese-Russian-Iranian Alliance?

David Oualaalou | Posted 01.24.2015 | Politics
David Oualaalou

The agreement between Iran and Russia came at a critical time as the West debates two key provisions: (a) what options the West has in case negotiations with Iran fail, and (b) whether the West will move forward with imposing additional sanctions on Russia.

Russian Bank Hires Former Senators To Lobby Against U.S. Sanctions

Center for Public Integrity | Alexander Cohen | Posted 09.02.2014 | Politics

This story was originally published by The Center for Public Integrity, which is a nonprofit, nonpartisan investigative news organization in Washingto...

White House: Tougher Sanctions On Russia Could Come As Soon As Tuesday

AP | By JULIE PACE | Posted 09.28.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama is to announce a new round of U.S. sanctions against Russian banks and a shipbuilding company Tuesday. ...

The West Agrees To Wider Sanctions On Russia Over The Crisis In Ukraine

Reuters | Posted 09.27.2014 | World

By Gabriela Baczynska and Aleksandar Vasovic KIEV/DONETSK, Ukraine, July 28 (Reuters) - U.S. and European leaders agreed on Monday to ...

EU Weighs Deeper Sanctions Against Russia

AP | JULIE PACE | Posted 07.22.2014 | World

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama sternly called on Russian President Vladimir Putin to compel Kremlin-backed separatists to stop hampering t...

Putin Speaks Out Against New U.S. Sanctions

AP | NATALIYA VASILYEVA | Posted 09.16.2014 | World

MOSCOW (AP) — President Vladimir Putin on Thursday lamented the latest round of U.S. sanctions against Russia, saying they will stalemate bilateral ...

U.S. Preparing Unilateral Sanctions On Russia

AP | JULIE PACE and JOHN-THOR DAHLBURG | Posted 09.14.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Struggling to defuse the persistent crisis in Ukraine, both the U.S. and European Union imposed new economic sanctions on Russia W...

U.S. And Allies May Target Key Russian Economic Sectors In New Sanctions

AP | Posted 06.24.2014 | World

By JULIE PACE, MATTHEW LEE and BRADLEY KLAPPER -- The Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States and its European allies are finalizing...

U.S. Slaps New Sanctions On 7 Russian Officials, 17 Companies

Posted 04.28.2014 | World

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — The White House says the United States is sanctioning seven Russian government officials and 17 companies with links to R...

Sanctions Could Come In Like A Wrecking Ball For Miley Cyrus

Reuters | Jussi Rosendahl | Posted 06.03.2014 | Politics

HELSINKI, April 3 (Reuters) - Finnish concerts by American pop stars Miley Cyrus and Justin Timberlake have come under the cloud of U.S. sanctions a...

U.S. Announces Sanctions Against Russian Officials

AP | NEDRA PICKLER | Posted 03.17.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — In the most comprehensive sanctions against Russia since the end of the Cold War, President Barack Obama on Monday froze the U.S. ...

Russia Blacklists 18 Americans

AP | JIM HEINTZ | Posted 06.13.2013 | World

MOSCOW — Russia on Saturday banned 18 Americans from entering the country in response to Washington imposing sanctions on 18 Russians for allege...

Putin Warns U.S. Over Human Rights Blacklist

Reuters | Posted 06.11.2013 | World

By Denis Dyomkin BLAGOVESHCHENSK, Russia, April 12 (Reuters) - The forthcoming publication of a list of Russians barred from the Unit...