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Tough Call: Siemens Caught Between the EU and the ‘Lucrative’ Russian...

German conglomerate Siemens has suspended supplies of power equipment to Russian state firms. Analyst Roman Tkachuk told Radio Sputnik that the company has close...

N Korean Economy Shows Record-High Growth Amid Sanctions, Int’l Pressure

Despite international sanctions North Korean economy increased by 3.9 percent in 2016, showing a record-high growth in 17 years, South Korea's Bank of Korea...

Siemens quits Russian joint venture after turbines end up in Crimea

Siemens is scaling back its business in Russia after it learned that power generation equipment was being diverted to Crimea. The German industrial group...

North Korea economy could slump after boom in 2016

North Korea's economy grew at its fastest pace since 1999 last year. That boom may already be turning to bust. The isolated state does...

‘Rift in the Arab World’: Iran ‘Wins’ From Qatar Diplomatic Crisis

The Qatari diplomatic crisis seems to have passed its highest point and is likely to enter the lukewarm phase. Recently, the foreign minister of...

U.S. Fines Exxon $2 Million Over Russia Sanctions Breaches

The U.S. Treasury Department imposed a $2 million fine on Exxon Mobil Corp. for violating sanctions on Russia while Secretary of State Rex Tillerson...

Rex Tillerson’s Exxon violated Russia sanctions, Treasury says

ExxonMobil blatantly violated U.S. sanctions on Russia when Secretary of State Rex Tillerson led the oil company, U.S. authorities alleged on Thursday. The Treasury...

Exxon Says

In April 2014, in response to its "continuing provocations in Ukraine," the Obama administration expanded its economic sanctions against Russia, freezing the assets of...

How Anti-Russia Sanctions Are Driving Economic Wedge Between EU and US

The EU wants to keep a foot in both worlds: on the one hand, it seeks cooperation with Russia in the oil and gas...

Venezuela rejects Trump sanctions threat, reviews relations

Caracas: Venezuela rejected President Donald Trump's call to halt a rewriting of the constitution that would consolidate the power of its socialist government, which...