28 Oct 2022
In an interview with FRANCE 24, the US special envoy for Iran announced "a slew of new sanctions" on Iranian officials who are "directly involved" in the current deadly crackdown on protesters.
13 Oct 2022
Death penalty 'main instrument for creating fear,' says head of Iran Human Rights NGO
2 Oct 2022
The US Treasury Department has said it issued sanctions for "abuse and violence" against Iranian women. Meanwhile, the Revolutionary Guards issued a warning over unrest.
29 Jul 2022
Hungary blocks finalization of EU sanctions package – DW's Christine Mhundwa reports
24 May 2022
The 13-time French Open champion is philosophical about the lack of ranking points on offer at the next Grand Slam, Wimbledon.
10 Mar 2022
The British government imposed sanctions on Chelsea owner, Roman Abramovich, after Russia's invasion of Ukraine
8 Dec 2021
The US is facing criticism over a decision not to target Saudi crown prince Mohammad bin Salman with sanctions, despite the release of an intelligence report showing he approved an operation to murder and dismember the journalist Jamal Khashoggi.
21 Apr 2021
Senate wants stiffer sanctions for persons illegally possessing firearms as more police stations come under attack in the South East.
21 Feb 2021
Myanmar military generals accused of rights violations face sanctions from Britain and Canada. Human Rights Watch says coup leaders will only listen to their "pocketbook."
31 May 2020
President Trump's senior security adviser has said that new rules from China that threaten Hong Kong’s autonomy may lead to US sanctions. He also said it could spell the end of Hong Kong's role as Asia's financial hub.
30 Jun 2019
Lawan threatens to sanction ministers, DGs who delay budget.
22 Jun 2019
Iran says it will breach a 2015 nuclear deal on uranium stockpiles within a few days unless Europe helps ease the pressure of U.S. sanction.