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Iran Violated Yemen Arms Embargo, U.N. Experts Say

Advertisement A United Nations panel has concluded that Iran violated an arms embargo imposed on Yemen by failing to prevent the Houthi rebels in that war-ravaged nation from obtaining Iranian missiles, including one fired hundreds of miles into Saudi Arabia ...

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Russia ready to consider easing arms embargo for Libya

MOSCOW: Russia is ready to consider easing an arms embargo for Libya, the Interfax news agency cited Russian Deputy Foreign Minister Gennady Gatilov as saying on Wednesday.Libyan Prime Minister Fayez Al-Sarraj said this month he was hopeful that a UN-imposed ...

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EU readies sanctions on Venezuela, approves arms embargo

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – European Union foreign ministers approved economic sanctions, including an arms embargo, on Venezuela on Monday, saying regional elections last month marred by reported irregularities had deepened the country’s crisis. Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro talks to the media ...

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U.S. to vote against U.N. resolution calling for end to Cuba embargo

UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) – The United States will vote against a U.N. General Assembly resolution on Wednesday calling for the lifting of the decades-old U.S. economic embargo against Cuba, reversing an abstention by Washington last year. FILE PHOTO – A ...

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