Russian President Vladimir Putin extended Moscow's embargo on food products from the West to the end of 2019, continuing its retaliation against sanctions over Ukraine.
US authorities introduced economic sanctions against three Nicaraguan officials for corruption and attacks against Nicaraguan citizens.
The US Treasury announced on Tuesday new sanctions against two North Korean officials over their involvement in the ongoing development of ballistic missiles.
North Korea slammed fresh U.N. sanctions imposed over its missile tests as an "act of war" on Sunday.
The US on Thursday presented a draft UN Security Council resolution ramping up sanctions on North Korea by cutting oil supplies.
The US on Tuesday slapped financial sanctions on Chechen strongman Ramzan Kadyrov, accusing him overseeing a systematic campaign of deadly repression.
E.U. leaders on Thursday agreed to extend economic sanctions against Russia over its meddling in Ukraine for six months.
The UN rights chief said tough sanctions imposed on North Korea are complicating the delivery of desperately needed humanitarian aid
South Korea will impose new unilateral sanctions against nuclear-armed Pyongyang, a report said Sunday, in Seoul's latest effort to pressure the North.
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Wednesday that Washington has multiple options when it comes to further sanctions against North Korea.
The administration of U.S. President Donald J. Trump imposed new sanctions Tuesday on a slew of North Korean shipping firms and Chinese trading companies.
The administration of U.S. President Donald J. Trump has imposed sanctions on six Iranian men and companies for counterfeiting Yemeni currency.
Rex Tillerson said the US was concerned by "credible reports" of atrocities in Myanmar and urged an independent investigation into the Rohingya crisis.
The United States is considering sanctions against military leaders in Myanmar over the treatment of the country's minority Rohingya population, the State Department said. "We express our…
U.S. authorities are revoking economic sanctions imposed against Sudan in recognition of "sustained positive actions" taken by Khartoum to maintain ceasefire in conflict areas of the…
U.S. President Donald J. Trump said on Thursday that he authorized additional sanctions on individuals and companies that financially support the government of North Korea. Trump said the…
The U.S. has charged former Turkish economy minister Zafer Caglayan, along with three other individuals, with conspiring to use the U.S. financial system to conduct hundreds of millions of…