June 28, 2022

Russian Oligarch Konstantin Malofeyev Charged With Violating US Sanctions

Russian oligarch Konstantin Malofeyev has been charged by U.S. authorities for allegedly violating U.S. sanctions. Malofeyev, 47, was charged in an indictment unsealed on April 6 with conspiracy to violate the sanctions and actual violations of the sanctions. Charging documents say Malofeyev hired Jack Hanick, an American citizen, to operate television networks in Russia and…

Biden Anounces New Sanctions Against Russia, Aid to Ukraine

U.S. President Joe Biden has announced new economic sanctions against Russia along with the latest aid package for Ukraine amid the ongoing war between the two countries. The United States is again adding to its list of Russian targets, to include 400 new individuals and entities receiving “full blocking” sanctions. This latest tranche includes 48 state-owned defense companies, […]

Kaine: Sanctions Vote Will Expose if Republicans Are ‘Putin Appeasers’ Like Trump

Senator Tim Kaine (D-VA) said Tuesday on MSNBC’s “All In” that the upcoming vote in Congress to sanction Russia for their invasion into Ukrainian territory will expose if Republican lawmakers are “appeasers” of Russian President Vladimir Putin. Guest-host Alex Wagner said, “President Trump’s comments today calling Putin’s moves genius probably haven’t helped anything. You are really convinced…

Greg Kelly: What I found reporting from Baghdad

Greg Kelly: ‘War is hell,’ the saying is true, and despite Trump unequivocally denouncing Putin’s invasion of Russia, it’s not enough for the ‘fake news.’ – via Greg Kelly Reports, weekdays at 7PM ET on Newsmax Watch Newsmax on Directv 349, Xfinity 1115, Dish 216, Spectrum (see channels), Cox, Optimum, U-Verse 1120, FiOS 615, Suddenlink, […]

Ukraine invasion: Oligarchs living in London react to sanctions against them

Sen. Braun: Biden must enact ‘painful’ sanctions on Putin to end Ukraine invasion: ‘Cat’s out of the bag’

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! ORLANDO, Fla. – Sen. Mike Braun, R-Ind., said Biden must enact “painful” sanctions on Russia, not just “slaps on the wrist,” if he’s serious about forcing Russian President Vladimir Putin to roll back his invasion in Ukraine. In an interview with Fox News Digital at the Conservative […]

Joe Biden Claims ‘No One’ Thought Sanctions Would Stop Putin – Days After Kamala Harris Said Just That

President Joe Biden on Thursday contradicted Vice President Kamala Harris’s assertion less than a week ago that Russian sanctions would “absolutely” deter Russia from invading Ukraine. Speaking from the White House, Biden told reporters that “no one expected the sanctions to prevent anything from happening,” referencing Russia’s Wednesday evening invasion of Ukraine. Russian leader Vladimir…

Russia: It’s Too Late for Sanctions to Hurt Us

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said on Thursday that Russia is not worried about U.S. and European sanctions as punishment for invading Ukraine because Russia long ago gamed out every possible sanctions move and fortified its economy to withstand them. “The emotional reaction of the markets and in the financial sector was predicted. All necessary measures…

W.H. Deputy NSA on Ukraine’s Call for More Sanctions: ‘There’s Almost a Bloodlust’ for Sanctions, But I’m Not Saying Ukraine Has It

On Wednesday’s broadcast of CNN’s “New Day,” Deputy National Security Adviser Daleep Singh responded to Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba’s call for harsher sanctions against Russia by stating that he wonders “if there’s almost a bloodlust out there for sanctions as an end in themselves.” But denied he was saying Kuleba has this bloodlust and…

With Russia carving up Ukraine, why has Biden stopped at limited sanctions?

NEWYou can now listen to Fox News articles! War has now come to Ukraine, just as President Biden said it would.  But his measured reaction so far raises fundamental questions about whether he is delivering on his threat to make Russian President Vladimir Putin pay an extremely high price. It is absolutely Orwellian to say […]

Ukraine Crisis: Foreign Secretary says sanctions will ‘inflict pain’ on Putin

Australia Working With Partners on ‘Deep and Serious’ Sanctions on Russia: Foreign Minister

Australia is working with democratic allies to impose additional sanctions on Russia following President Vladimir Putin’s decision to send troops into the Ukrainian regions of Donetsk and Luhansk. “Australia has been working with like-minded partners, including the United States, UK, and Canada on what our sanctions options look like,” Foreign Minister Marise Payne told 2GB…

Biden Promises US Support In Phone Call To Ukraine, Reiterates Promise Of Sanctions Against Russia

President Joe Biden promised U.S. support for Ukraine during a Thursday phone call with Ukrainian President Volodymyr Zelenskyy, but he was reportedly not impressed by the options offered by the American president.Biden spoke with Zelenskyy after a call on Tuesday with Russian President Vladimir Putin amid news that Russia has amassed around 100,000 troops at…

U.S. Drops Donald Trump-Imposed Sanctions Against Two Iran Companies

The Biden administration announced Saturday sanctions imposed by Donald Trump against two Iranian companies that backed Tehran’s illicit nuclear missile programs will be lifted immediately. UPI reports the U.S. Treasury Department removed Mammut Industries and its subsidiary, Mammut Diesel, from its Specially Designated Nationals list. The Trump administration sanctioned the companies in September 2020 along with several shareholders and…

Report: Biden Admin To Ease Trump Sanctions Regime On Key American Adversaries

President Joe Biden is reportedly set to chart a new course away from his predecessor’s foreign policy. The Biden administration is re-evaluating how the U.S. uses economic sanctions and is in the midst of planning a new approach that will do away with widespread economic pressure campaigns, unilateral sanctions and excessive collateral damage, according to…

Mark Ruffalo: ‘It’s Time for Sanctions on Israel to Free Palestinians’

Hollywood star Mark Ruffalo is the latest left-wing celebrity to condemn Israel, calling for sanctions against the country as punishment for its treatment of Palestinians. The Avengers star tweeted a petition from the leftist activist group Avaaz calling for the international community to take action against Israel. “Sanctions on South Africa helped free its black…

Religious Freedom Commissioners ‘Flattered’ by China’s Sanctions

The leaders of the U.S. Commission on International Religious Freedom (USCIRF) said Sunday they are “flattered” to be on the list of those the Chinese Communist Party (CCP) has sanctioned. Gayle Manchin and Tony Perkins, the chairman and vice chairman of the USCIRF, wrote in Sunday’s Wall Street Journal that the CCP sanctions represent “a…

‘Collusion’ Fail: Trump Slaps Even More Sanctions On Russia; Russia Issues Snarky Response.

“Let us welcome the United Sanctions of America!” All that “collusion” really hasn’t paid off for Russia, which has once again been slapped with more sanctions by the Trump administration, this time for trying to poison a former spy and his daughter. If Russia doesn’t satisfy certain demands over the next few months, even more […]

Trump Administration Approves New Sanctions On Russia That Could ‘Reach Potentially Hundreds Of Millions Of Dollars’

The Trump administration is preparing new sanctions against Russia following its use of a nerve agent in the U.K. in “violation of international law.” Heather Nauert, spokeswoman for the U.S. Department of State, said Wednesday it notified the Kremlin about the impending sanctions, which will likely be imposed on Aug. 22 after the required 15-day congressional […]

Trump reinstates Iran sanctions, slams ‘horrible’ nuclear deal.

President Trump’s national security adviser says the re-imposition of U.S. sanctions on Iran is an indication of how strongly the Trump administration feels that the regime’s ‘belligerent activity’ must end. John Bolton: We want to put ‘unprecedented pressure’ on Iran President Trump on Monday renewed sanctions on Iran as he followed through on vows to […]

Haley Slams Russia for Violating North Korea Sanctions.

U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley directs comments to the Russian delegation at the conclusion of a U.N. Security Council meeting to discuss the recent ballistic missile launch by North Korea at U.N. headquarters in New York on July 5, 2017. (Reuters/Mike Segar) The U.S. Ambassador to the United Nations criticized Moscow on Aug. […]

President Trump Announces New Sanctions on Turkey For Ongoing Detainment of Christian Pastor.

President Trump announced new sanctions on Turkey Thursday morning for the ongoing detention of Christian pastor Andrew Brunson. The United States will impose large sanctions on Turkey for their long time detainment of Pastor Andrew Brunson, a great Christian, family man and wonderful human being. He is suffering greatly. This innocent man of faith should […]

Venezuela Expels Top U.S. Diplomats in Retaliation for Sanctions.

Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro announced Tuesday that he is expelling the top two U.S. diplomats in the country in retaliation for U.S. sanctions put in place by the Trump administration after what U.S. officials called a “sham” election. Maduro claimed U.S. charge d’affaires Todd Robinson was involved in “a military conspiracy,” ordering him and senior […]

WATCH: Pompeo promises strongest sanctions in history on Iran.

ï»ż Now that America is out of the Iran deal, what’s next for US-Iran relations? WASHINGTON — The Trump administration will embark on an “unprecedented” pressure campaign against Iran meant to fundamentally change its foreign policy, US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Monday. Delivering his first major foreign policy address as top diplomat […]

BREAKING: Trump Sanctions Russian Nationals For Meddling In 2016 Presidential Election.

President Donald Trump’s administration will sanction 19 Russian nationals for meddling in the 2016 presidential election, multiple senior national security officials told reporters Thursday morning. The sanctions will also target Russian nationals and entities for cyber attacks on the U.S. energy grid along with other U.S. based companies and persons. The sanctions include new authorities […]

U.S. Imposes Even More Severe Sanctions On Those Trading With North Korea

Likely media narrative: Mean Yankee capitalists make Pyongyang’s sweetheart cry, but she is stoic and unbowed with minimal eye makeup. Oh, in case you missed it, there’s also a rogue regime threatening nuclear holocaust, and its greatest vulnerability is that virtually no wealth is produced in the giant prison country, so it’s entirely reliant on […]

China Caught Violating UN Sanctions on Oil Exports.

China has been caught red-handed illegally selling oil to North Korea, thanks to U.S. spy satellites, which captured images of the deals roughly 30 times since October. The U.S. Treasury released the photos showing ships from both nations trading oil illegally in the West Sea. North Korea was barred in September by the United Nations […]

Treasury and Commerce Departments Issued New Sanctions Against Cuba

  On June 16, 2017, President Donald Trump signed his Cuba policy directive on new sanctions against the communist regime at the Manuel Artime Theater in Miami. However, it took several months for the Departments of the Treasury, Commerce, and State and the White House National Security Council to implement the Cuban sanctions based upon […]

If Socialism Is the Problem in Venezuela, More Sanctions Are Not the Solution

Overshadowed by his remarks concerning North Korea’s “Rocket Man” and the “worst ever” Iranian nuclear deal, President Donald Trump’s views on Venezuela in his speech at the United Nations on Tuesday were soft-pedalled by the mainstream media. But they were spot on: The problem in Venezuela is not that socialism has been poorly implemented but […]

Trump’s latest sanctions push North Korea further into a corner

President Donald trump issued new sanctions on North Korea on Thursday. (Drew Angerer/Getty Images) President Donald Trump continues to exhaust all non-military options to curb North Korea’s nuclear weapons development, and Thursday he signed an Executive Order that will severely limit North Korea’s ability to participate in the international economy. “Foreign financial institutions must choose between […]

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