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UN sanctions ‘act of war,’ says N Korea’s foreign ministry

The new resolution is tantamount to a complete economic blockade of North Korea.

24 Dec 2017 1:21 PM

Kim Jong Un resumes economic-related activities as testings take a back seat

The renewed focus on economic development could be a bid to unify North Koreans and strengthen support for the leadership.

15 Nov 2017 7:22 PM

Here is my hand: Venezuelan leader expresses wish to meet US Prez Trump

The Trump administration has called Maduro a 'dictator' and issued sanctions against him and other former and current officials.

11 Aug 2017 5:00 PM

More sanctions in line after Qatar turns down Gulf nations' demand: reports

The four Arab states cut ties with Qatar on June 5, accusing it of backing terrorist groups and cozying up to their arch-foe Iran.

30 Jul 2017 1:16 PM

Saudi and allies could ask Qatar to choose between trading partners

'There are certain economic sanctions that we can take which are being considered right now', Omar Ghobash said in an interview in London.

28 Jun 2017 2:45 PM


Gulf crisis: Qatar slams Saudi's refusal to negotiate demands

Last week Riyadh laid down a list of 13 demands for Qatar, including ending Doha's support for the Muslim Brotherhood.

28 Jun 2017 2:39 PM