sanctions
Jul 2018

US to UN: Cut off North Korea’s oil supplies

Ed Morrissey Jul 13, 2018 9:21 AM

Timing.

Jun 2018

Sticking with the program… for now

Kim Jong-un plus China may equal trouble

Jazz Shaw Jun 21, 2018 9:21 AM

Too clever by half?

Go ask your mother.

“President Trump has been incredibly clear about the sequencing.”

Ross: Sanctions off ZTE following deal with U.S.

Taylor Millard Jun 07, 2018 2:41 PM

Swamp status: full.

May 2018

And since when do they take China’s side?

Or a 12-step program to normality.

“Be cool, it will all work out!”

The unintended consequences will hurt everyone longterm.

But not really

Apr 2018

Russia: We may make sanctions compliance illegal

Taylor Millard Apr 21, 2018 8:31 AM

Despite no additional US actions.

Speak and carry some big sticks.

Trump sanctions hit Putin pals, son-in-law

Ed Morrissey Apr 06, 2018 10:41 AM

UK: Skripal “improving rapidly.”

Targeting.

Mar 2018

Is Kim Jong-un in China?

Jazz Shaw Mar 27, 2018 9:21 AM

And if so, what does it mean?

Russia: We’re retaliating against the Brits — and the US.

Sea change over Russia?

“Why wait until the end of May? Let’s do this by the end of March…”

Also: Canada and Mexico could get exemption from tariffs — if

And halt nuclear tests?

Feb 2018

Pyongyang: We’re ready for talks with Washington

Ed Morrissey Feb 26, 2018 8:41 AM

Diplomatic breakthrough or stall tactic?

US sanctions target Hezbollah’s financial network

John Sexton Feb 02, 2018 3:21 PM

“Hezbollah, which the U.S. says has financed terrorism in Syria and Yemen, depends on its ally Iran for more than $700 million a year…”

Jan 2018

“This is an inevitable revolution, and we embrace it.”

Deadline: Trump to keep Iran deal in place?

Ed Morrissey Jan 12, 2018 12:01 PM

Stuck.

This guy…

Wishful thinking?

Dec 2017

The Board of Regents isn’t interested, thanks

Nov 2017

Trump: Yes, North Korea is a terror-supporting state

Ed Morrissey Nov 20, 2017 8:01 PM

“Should have happened years ago.”

Maduro to investors: Who’s up for a bailout?

Ed Morrissey Nov 03, 2017 2:41 PM

Decrees.

Sep 2017

Trump: We’re adding to sanctions on North Korea

Ed Morrissey Sep 21, 2017 12:01 PM

North Korea: Think of the children!

“So what he’s trying to do is put it on us, but we have to keep it on him.”

About time, but more is needed

Blink?

China: Sure, let’s ramp up the sanctions on Kim

Ed Morrissey Sep 07, 2017 10:01 AM

More fireworks this weekend?

Aug 2017

China: Don’t sanction our friends in Venezuela

Jazz Shaw Aug 28, 2017 8:41 PM

Mr. Maduro has some friends after all

“We will not stand by as Venezuela crumbles.”

US “does not, and will not” accept Crimea seizure.

Iran: We could ramp up our nuke program “in hours”

Ed Morrissey Aug 15, 2017 8:41 AM

Briar patch squared.