sanctions

  1. G7 to hike sanctions on Russia, nears oil price cap deal

    Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelensky said he wants the war to be over before winter and urged G7 leaders to keep the pressure on Russia; he also appealed for more heavy weapons, anti-aircraft defence systems and further sanctions, in an address to leaders. Letting Russia win in Ukraine would be ‘absolutely chilling’, says Boris Johnson

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    G7 to hike sanctions on Russia, nears oil price cap deal
  2. Ukraine crisis: US warns China against helping Russia

    In a CNN interview, US National Security Adviser Jake Sullivan said they were "communicating directly, privately to Beijing that there will absolutely be consequences for large-scale sanctions evasion efforts or support to Russia to backfill them".

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    US warns China against helping Russia
  3. US seizes North Korean cargo ship for violating sanctions

    The U.S. said Thursday it had seized a North Korean cargo ship that it said was violating international sanctions, the first-ever such enforcement action. The announcement came hours after North Korea fired two suspected short-range missiles.

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    US seizes North Korean cargo ship, alleging sanctions violations