Tag: sanctions

The US warns Maduro that he has until April to adhere to the agreements

The US warns Maduro that he has until April to adhere to the agreements

“We have options available to us. I’m not going to put any forward at this point, but I certainly will we have options regarding sanctions and we can take things like that with us. They have until April,” the White House National Security Council spokesman said at a news conference. John Kirby. The temporary lifting […]

The US is evaluating the restoration of sanctions against Venezuela after the Machado case

The US is evaluating the restoration of sanctions against Venezuela after the Machado case

Following the decision of the Supreme Court of Venezuela to uphold the disqualification of María Corina Machado and Henrique Capriles, the US State Department has not ruled out reimposing sanctions against that country. Spokesman Matthew Miller noted on his X account that the sanctions policy will be reviewed. “The Venezuelan Supreme Court’s decision to confirm […]

A new package of sanctions against Russia?

A new package of sanctions against Russia?

According to media reports, the European Union is considering introducing a new package of sanctions against Russia over its invasion of Ukraine. The European Union is analyzing the possibility of imposing a new package of sanctions on Russia, Bloomberg reported. The measures could come into effect before the second anniversary of Russia’s military invasion of […]

A new package of sanctions against Russia?

A new package of sanctions against Russia?

According to media reports, the European Union is considering introducing a new package of sanctions against Russia over its invasion of Ukraine. The European Union is analyzing the possibility of imposing a new package of sanctions on Russia, Bloomberg reported. The measures could come into effect before the second anniversary of Russia’s military invasion of […]

Nicaragua: US threatens new sanctions over arrest of clerics

Nicaragua: US threatens new sanctions over arrest of clerics

If clerics arrested over Christmas are not released, the United States may be prepared to take further pressure, said Eric Jacobstein, who handles Central American affairs at the U.S. Department of State. – There is always a possibility [nałożenia] further sanctions against Nicaragua, he stressed. Jacobstein emphasized that the actions of local authorities, such as […]

Kadyrov proposes a deal. The release of prisoners of war due to the lifting of sanctions against his family

Kadyrov proposes a deal. The release of prisoners of war due to the lifting of sanctions against his family

Chechen leader Ramzan Kadyrov called for the lifting of sanctions imposed by the West on his family. The leader of the Republic of Chechnya, Ramzan Kadyrov, has offered to release 20 Ukrainian prisoners of war if Western sanctions against his relatives are lifted. – My mother, wife, daughters and cousins ​​are not guilty. They have […]

Russia is cutting back on healthcare. Minister says he has to undergo a ‘special operation’

Russia is cutting back on healthcare. Minister says he has to undergo a ‘special operation’

Russian Finance Minister Anton Siluanov claims that to enable the military to carry out its tasks, other expenditure has been reduced by about 10 percent. In the 2024 budget, the Kremlin has planned the highest defense spending since Soviet times: 10.7 trillion rubles, which translates into more than 464 billion złoty at the current exchange […]

Europe bans Russian diamonds (and tries to stop Moscow’s oil tankers)

Europe bans Russian diamonds (and tries to stop Moscow’s oil tankers)

The European Commission adopted the twelfth package of sanctions against Russia in the context of the war in Ukraine. For the first time, Brussels has encountered diamonds, whose lucrative exports have been forgiven until now. But above all, the new package aims to close loopholes in oil restrictive measures that allow Moscow to continue exporting […]

Hamas, tough fist of Germany, Italy and France: yes to sanctions. What the plan includes

Hamas, tough fist of Germany, Italy and France: yes to sanctions. What the plan includes

The Foreign Ministers of Italy, Germany and France sent a letter – seen by LaPresse – addressed to the EU High Representative for Foreign Policy, Josep Borrell, to support his proposal to create a sanctions regime against Hamas leaders in solidarity with Israel and to combat terrorist operations. The letter follows a document presented by […]

How the Stability Pact is changing (and risks to Italy)

How the Stability Pact is changing (and risks to Italy)

The new Stability Pact now appears to have taken its final form. Germany, France, Italy and Spain have agreed on new rules and it appears that only the final details are missing to end the game and the last resistance of some frugal countries has been overcome. It is aimed to give the definitive green […]

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