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The president is expected to couple his decision with new sanctions not technically related to the deal, including some aimed at human rights abuses Updated Jan.m.

The president must choose whether to extend U.S.

AFP PHOTO/FEDERICO PARRA (Photo credit should read FEDERICO PARRA/AFP/Getty Images)The U.The active and former generals include Rodolfo Marco Torres, an ex-finance minister and the current governor of Aragua state.

Trump administration assails Tehran for spending on weapons as citizens air economic grievances Jan.m.

An anticipated economic windfall after the nuclear deal with world powers hasn’t fully materialized Jan.3, 2018 2:28 p.

The Trump administration is threatening new sanctions on Iran if it doesn’t allow civilian protests, a top aide to the U.com: Trump Calls for Change in ‘Failing’ Iran as Protests Turn FatalThe sanctions threat from the White House comes ahead of a congressional deadline Trump will face this month on whether to certify that Iran is meeting the terms of a nuclear agreement with the U.

A North Korean iron ore mine, near the North Korean town of Musan is seen in this general view taken May 11, 2013.Tensions have flared anew over North Korea's ongoing nuclear and missile programmes, pursued in defiance of years of U.

Nation’s foreign ministry says latest move is tantamount to a ‘complete economic blockade’ Dec.ET North Korea on Sunday called the latest United Nations sanctions targeting the country “an act of war” that violates its sovereignty and said it is a “pipe dream” for the U.

The United Nations Security Council unanimously approved new sanctions targeting North Korea’s economy following the launch of a ballistic missile last month that Kim Jong Un’s regime said shows it can now target the entire continental U.The new restrictions are meant to slash North Korea’s imports of refined petroleum products, further restrict shipping and impose a 12-month deadline for expatriate North Korean workers to be sent home.

The European Union should drop plans to discipline Poland for failing to uphold democratic values because Hungary will use its right to block the procedure, Prime Minister Viktor Orban said Friday.“It’s not even worth starting the process against Poland as there’s no chance to carry it through,” Orban said in an interview with state-run Kossuth radio.

in New York on the fourth resolution against North Korea in 13 months.28 missile test that leader Kim Jong Un said proved he could deliver a nuclear bomb to the U.

Five individuals named as part of the Trump administration’s first sanctions decision under the Magnitsky Act Updated Dec.20, 2017 6:57 p.

S.ET Presenting newly declassified intelligence reports, the U.

The Yamal project is an important step in Moscow’s efforts to build ties to China Updated Dec.8, 2017 5:41 p.

WHO-certified Pyongsu Pharma faces closure, reflecting challenges of squeezing Pyongyang without further harming the isolated country’s endangered population Dec.8, 2017 5:30 a.

Reza Zarrab, a gold trader who laundered billions of dollars on behalf of Iran, said a senior Turkish official told him then-prime minister Erdogan personally signed off on a plan to involve two Turkish banks in the scheme.Asked by the prosecutor, Sidhardha Kamaraju, who was prime minister of the country at the time, Zarrab testified: "Recep Tayyip Erdogan.

29, 2017.east coast in range, warning that matters could become "uncontrollable" if North Korea obtains a fully functional intercontinental ballistic missile.

26, 2017 3:50 p.ET A trial opening in Manhattan on Monday that could implicate prominent Turkish officials is exacerbating already inflamed tensions between the U.

Claims Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps ran counterfeiting operations Updated Nov.20, 2017 4:34 p.