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White House Intervened to Toughen Letter on Iran Nuclear Deal

WASHINGTON-The White House last week rejected a State Department letter that declared Iran in compliance with a landmark nuclear deal, insisting on far tougher...

U.S., North Korea face off in high-stakes game of chicken

BEIJING -- North Korea conducted a large-scale, live-fire military drill on Tuesday morning in yet another show of force. It was part of celebrations...

Trump Urges U.N. to ‘Solve the Problem’ of North Korea’s Weapons...

President Donald Trump said the United Nations Security Council must adopt new and stronger sanctions on North Korea, telling visiting U.N. diplomats that "it's...

US Sanctions Aim to ‘Substitute or Cancel’ Idlib Investigation, Russian MP...

Middle East Get short URL MOSCOW (Sputnik) - On Monday, the US Treasury Department's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) sanctioned 271 employees of...

U.S. sanctions hundreds of employees of Syrian research center

World News | Mon Apr 24, 2017 | 1:31pm EDT WASHINGTON The United States on Monday blacklisted 271 employees of a Syrian government...

China is squeezing North Korea – but not too hard

President Trump wants China to pressure North Korea over its nuclear weapons program. But will Beijing play ball? China wields huge influence over the...

North Korea threatens Australia with nuclear strike if it follows US...

Canberra: North Korea has warned Australia of a possible nuclear strike if Canberra persists in "blindly and zealously toeing the US line."North Korea's state...

China Pressure on North Korea Gives Peace a Chance, Says Pence

SYDNEY-A peaceful end to growing tensions over North Korea's nuclear and ballistic-missile ambitions remains possible thanks to China, U.S. Vice President Mike Pence said...

U.S. Treasury says it will not issue drilling waivers to Russia...

Commodities | Fri Apr 21, 2017 | 2:13pm EDT WASHINGTON The U.S. Treasury will not give permission to U.S. companies, including Exxon Mobil...

Exxon Mobil trying to get around U.S. sanctions on Russia: report

Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's former company has applied to get around U.S. sanctions on the Vladimir Putin regime, according to a report. Oil...