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Trump Admin Hits Iran With New Sanctions; Stresses Undoing Pressure Campaign Would Be Foolish & Dangerous

Pompeo releases statement titled “The Importance of Sanctions on Iran,” arguing that Trump admin's moves against Iran shouldn't be reversed

US Indicts North Koreans, Accuses State-Owned Bank of Evading Sanctions

US Justice Dep. accuses North Korea's state-owned bank of evading sanctions and charging 28 N. Koreans in largest crackdown on country's Sanction violations

US Sanctions Iranian and Iraqi National Over Support of Iran’s Quds Force

The United States on Friday imposed sanctions on Taif Mining Services LLC and its owner over accusations he helped support Iran's elite Quds Force.

Ted Cruz: ‘Sanction Chinese Officials’ Who Are ‘Censoring’ Health Information

On Fox News Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) touted legislation to sanction officials in China who are “actively censoring and silencing” information on public health.

Trump Administration Implements Sanctions on Companies Involved In Construction of Nord Stream 2 Gas Pipeline

These new sanctions directly impact companies involved in constructing the new pipeline that runs directly from Russia to Germany; Russia views this pipeline as a massive economic boost; Reports indicate that Russian President Vladimir Putin is committed to taking drastic measures if necessary.

Iran Issues Travel Advisory for Citizens not to Visit America; Citing U.S. ‘Cruel’ and ‘inhuman’ Laws toward Iranians

Iran warned its citizens, particularly scientists, on Tuesday not to visit America, saying Iranians there were subjected to arbitrary and lengthy detention in inhuman conditions.

PM Netanyahu Harshly Criticizes European Governments Trying to Circumvent Iran Sanctions

Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu strongly condemned European governments trying to bypass US sanctions on Iran, saying that while the Iranians and their emissaries slaughter hundreds of people across the Middle East - in Tehran, Baghdad and the capital - European countries are rushing to grant further concessions to Iran.

White House Implements New Sanctions on Iran’s Information Minister

The US has targeted Iran’s Information Minister with new sanctions after Iran’s government shut down the internet for 5 days amid nationwide protests; The US Treasury Department believes Mohammad Javad Azari-Jahromi is responsible for ‘repressive internet censorship’.

UN says Iran Amassing Heavy Water in Fresh Breach of Nuclear Deal

Iran has passed another milestone in violating the nuclear deal signed with world powers in 2015, the UN’s atomic watchdog said, according to a report.

Iran’s Rouhani Breaks Silence, Vows to Inject Uranium Gas Into 1000 Centrifuges

Iranian President Hassan Rouhani claims that Iran will now begin to inject uranium gas into over 1,000 centrifuges, stepping further away from the Iran nuclear deal (JCPOA); Injection process to begin Wednesday.

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Freedom Watch Report: China Behind Global Decline in Freedom

The report cited the “malign influence of the regime in China” as one of the most “profound” factors in the rising tide of authoritarianism.

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