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#Sanctions

From TheJournal.ie Trump announces Iran sanctions as US sends more troops to Gulf Saudi Arabia

Trump announces Iran sanctions as US sends more troops to Gulf

The US President said the sanctions were the toughest ever against another country, but indicated he did not plan a military strike.

From TheJournal.ie Gibraltar rejects US demand to seize Iranian oil tanker Diplomatic Dispute

Gibraltar rejects US demand to seize Iranian oil tanker

The vessel is due to set sail later today.

From TheJournal.ie US announces new sanctions against Russia over Skripal poisoning Skripal

US announces new sanctions against Russia over Skripal poisoning

Russian spies have been blamed for the poisoning of Skripal and his daughter.

From The42 Lengthy bans dished out for League of Ireland fracas Sanctions

Lengthy bans dished out for League of Ireland fracas

The SSE Airtricity League has handed additional suspensions to UCD goalkeeper Conor Kearns, coach Ger Barron and Bohs captain Derek Pender.

From The42 World Cup teams prepare for strong sanctions of high tackles in Japan RWC2019

World Cup teams prepare for strong sanctions of high tackles in Japan

World Rugby’s new framework has brought an increased focus on clamping down on illegal tackles.

From The42 Bohs captain and UCD goalkeeper banned for violent conduct Sanctions

Bohs captain and UCD goalkeeper banned for violent conduct

The pair are facing suspensions after last night’s Premier Division game.

From TheJournal.ie Iran 'permanently' closes diplomatic relations with US government after new sanctions are imposed Tensions

Iran 'permanently' closes diplomatic relations with US government after new sanctions are imposed

Sanctions against Iran’s supreme leader were brought in yesterday.

From TheJournal.ie Trump reverses North Korea sanctions that US imposed yesterday because he 'likes Kim' Decision Reversed

Trump reverses North Korea sanctions that US imposed yesterday because he 'likes Kim'

Trump’s Treasury Department imposed the sanctions to tighten international pressure on North Korea.

From TheJournal.ie 'Positive news': US sanctions affecting Limerick company Aughinish Alumina lifted Aughinish Alumina

'Positive news': US sanctions affecting Limerick company Aughinish Alumina lifted

Limerick-based Aughinish Alumina employs over 400 staff and supports hundreds of indirect jobs in the area.

From TheJournal.ie North Korea condemns US sanctions, says they could 'block the path to denuclearisation' Sanctions

North Korea condemns US sanctions, says they could 'block the path to denuclearisation'

The warning from the North yesterday came days after the US said it was imposing sanctions on three senior North Korean officials.

From TheJournal.ie Huawei executive detained in Canada seeks bail and electronic monitoring Sanctions

Huawei executive detained in Canada seeks bail and electronic monitoring

Meng Wanzhou faces US fraud charges related to alleged sanctions-breaking dealings with Iran.

From TheJournal.ie Degree to which landlords can be sanctioned last sticking point to new renter protection law Renting Rights

Degree to which landlords can be sanctioned last sticking point to new renter protection law

The law plans to make it an offence for landlords with properties in RPZs to raise the rent above the legally allowed 4%.

From The42 Toulouse receive double blow as duo handed suspensions for Leinster clash Sanctions This post contains videos

Toulouse receive double blow as duo handed suspensions for Leinster clash

Jerome Kaino and Lucas Pointud were both brought before a disciplinary hearing in Paris.

From TheJournal.ie US hits Russia with sanctions over nerve agent attack in England Novichok

US hits Russia with sanctions over nerve agent attack in England

A former Russian spy and his daughter were exposed to Novichok in March.

From TheJournal.ie Iranian leader accuses US of 'psychological warfare' as Trump reimposes sanctions No Deal

Iranian leader accuses US of 'psychological warfare' as Trump reimposes sanctions

Trump pulled the US out of a historic nuclear deal in May.

From The42 Five Spain players hit with lengthy bans following controversial World Cup qualifier Decision

Five Spain players hit with lengthy bans following controversial World Cup qualifier

They accosted Romanian referee Vlad Iordachescu after their 18-10 defeat to Belgium.

From TheJournal.ie 'Phase two may be very rough' - Trump announces heavy sanctions on North Korea Sanctions

'Phase two may be very rough' - Trump announces heavy sanctions on North Korea

“Frankly hopefully something positive can happen.”

From TheJournal.ie Iran rejects Trump's demand to change nuclear deal Sanctions

Iran rejects Trump's demand to change nuclear deal

The US President has vowed to pull out of the accord if European allies don’t fix its “terrible flaws”.

From TheJournal.ie South Korea seizes ship that was allegedly selling oil in secret to North Korea Red Handed

South Korea seizes ship that was allegedly selling oil in secret to North Korea

It follows US President Donald Trump’s tweets about the alleged transfer of oil.

From TheJournal.ie North Korea says new UN sanctions are an 'act of war' Tension

North Korea says new UN sanctions are an 'act of war'

The UN Security Council unanimously passed new, US-drafted sanctions that will restrict oil supplies.

From TheJournal.ie 'The world wants peace, not death!' - Trump welcomes new sanctions on North Korea Nuclear Weapons

'The world wants peace, not death!' - Trump welcomes new sanctions on North Korea

The sanctions will restrict oil supplies vital for Pyongyang’s missile and nuclear programmes.

From TheJournal.ie UN security council slaps North Korea with new sanctions following last month's missile tests Sanctions

UN security council slaps North Korea with new sanctions following last month's missile tests

It is the third raft of sanctions imposed on North Korea this year.

From TheJournal.ie 'Flee into a building or a basement': North Korea ballistic missile launch triggers high alert in Japan Escalating Tensions
From TheJournal.ie New sanctions imposed on North Korea are 'a whole new level' United Nations

New sanctions imposed on North Korea are 'a whole new level'

A ban on exports aims to deprive Pyongyang of about €850 million in annual revenue.

From TheJournal.ie US wants UN ban on North Korean exports of coal, iron and seafood Nuclear Weapons

US wants UN ban on North Korean exports of coal, iron and seafood

The move could cost Pyongyang about €850 million in annual revenue.

From TheJournal.ie Russia is NOT happy about Donald Trump imposing new sanctions COLD WAR 2.0

Russia is NOT happy about Donald Trump imposing new sanctions

Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev says the move is a “humiliating” defeat for Trump.

From TheJournal.ie Venezuelans in Ireland want the Irish government to speak up against Maduro Sanctions

Venezuelans in Ireland want the Irish government to speak up against Maduro

“It’s becoming more and more difficult to find food, medicines and basic household groceries.”

From TheJournal.ie US freezes assets of Venezuelan leader Maduro in wake of deadly response to disputed election Sanctions

US freezes assets of Venezuelan leader Maduro in wake of deadly response to disputed election

At least 10 people died amid violent protests disputing Sunday’s election in the South American country.

From TheJournal.ie Putin slams 'anti-Russia hysteria' after US imposes sanctions Fighting Back

Putin slams 'anti-Russia hysteria' after US imposes sanctions

Russia ordered Washington to reduce its diplomatic staff.

From TheJournal.ie 'Who do these imperialists in the US think they are?': Venezuelan leader hits back amid protests Defiant

'Who do these imperialists in the US think they are?': Venezuelan leader hits back amid protests

The US has issued fresh sanctions freezing the assets of senior Venezuelan officials.

From TheJournal.ie Male nurse who contacted patient on Whatsapp and Facebook found guilty of professional misconduct Inquiry

Male nurse who contacted patient on Whatsapp and Facebook found guilty of professional misconduct

The nurse was also found guilty of non-compliance with the nurses’ professional code of conduct.

From TheJournal.ie US says North Korea 'poses a threat to us all' Nuclear Weapons

US says North Korea 'poses a threat to us all'

Trump’s team wants to get China, Pyongyang’s ally, on side.

From TheJournal.ie US trying to pressure North Korea into dismantling nuclear weapons Trump Card

US trying to pressure North Korea into dismantling nuclear weapons

Officials said they want to bring North Korea back to the “path of dialogue”.

From TheJournal.ie US blacklists Syrian chemists over deadly sarin gas attack Khan Sheikhun

US blacklists Syrian chemists over deadly sarin gas attack

It is one of the US’s largest-ever sanctions announcements.

From TheJournal.ie US Senate planning probe into Russian spying, Trump planning to end Russian sanctions Russia Today

US Senate planning probe into Russian spying, Trump planning to end Russian sanctions

Meanwhile, the President-Elect says he may scrap sanctions of Russia recently put in place by President Obama.

From TheJournal.ie 'Great move, Vladimir': Trump praises Russian President for reaction to US sanctions Putin's Pal

'Great move, Vladimir': Trump praises Russian President for reaction to US sanctions

“I always knew he was very smart,” Trump tweeted.

From TheJournal.ie Russia pledges "adequate reprisals" after Obama expels Russian diplomats Escalations

Russia pledges "adequate reprisals" after Obama expels Russian diplomats

Barack Obama has announced a series of sanctions in retaliation for the alleged US election hack by Russia.

From The42 Uefa fines Celtic for displaying Palestine flags, Legia Warsaw to play behind closed doors Disciplinary Action

Uefa fines Celtic for displaying Palestine flags, Legia Warsaw to play behind closed doors

European football’s governing body has dished out a number of sanctions today.

From TheJournal.ie Europe's 'last dictator' re-elected after saying his main rival shouldn't win because she's a woman Belarus

Europe's 'last dictator' re-elected after saying his main rival shouldn't win because she's a woman

Western sanctions in the country, imposed over rights abuse allegations, might soon be lifted.

From TheJournal.ie A 'startling' €1.5 billion held in Irish banks can't be touched - because of this man The Remnants

A 'startling' €1.5 billion held in Irish banks can't be touched - because of this man

And almost €3 million is linked to Al Qaeda, Syria and Iran.

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