North Korea threatens to respond to U.S. sanctionsNorth Korea warns it plans a tough response after the United States blacklisted its leader, Kim Jong Un, over human rights abuses.
United States sanctions North Korean dictatorFor the first time, the United States sanctions Kim Jong Un for human rights abuses.
Official: Hezbollah is broke thanks to sanctionsTreasury official tells Congress that sanctions have led to Hezbollah being in “its worst financial shape in decades.”
Western powers to banks: Do business with IranUnited States and European partners appeal for European banks and businesses to invest in Iran following nuclear deal.
'U.S. must make clear Iran sanctions are lifted'Jacob Lew says United States is obliged to make clear certain sanctions no longer apply to non-American banks when dealing with Iran.
Kerry and Zarif to discuss nuclear dealSecretary of State will meet Iran's Foreign Minister amid Iranian complaints that it is not getting the sanctions relief it deserves.
GOP bill to block easing of restrictions on IranMarco Rubio and Mark Kirk's legislation would bar easing the rules on using American dollars in trade transactions with Iran.
U.S. designates Paris suspect as terroristObama administration imposes sanctions on Salah Abdeslam, the sole surviving suspect of last November’s Paris attacks.
Meng demands answers on financial relief for IranU.S. Rep. Grace Meng asks Kerry to clarify whether reports that Iran will be allowed to use American dollars are true.
Obama considering easing restrictions on IranRepublicans outraged following reports that Obama is considering allowing dollars to be used in transactions with Iran.
Republicans unveil stricter sanctions on IranNew legislation would require stricter sanctions on every sector of Iran's economy that supports its ballistic missile program.
Obama imposes fresh sanctions on North KoreaObama administration imposes sanctions on broad sectors of the North Korean economy following its nuclear tests.
EU could sanction Iran over missile testsFrance's Foreign Minister warns Iran it could face European sanctions over its recent launch of ballistic missiles.
Israel eases sanctions on Gazan ArabsCOGAT Major General Yoav Mordechai confirms Israel is providing more exit permits to Gazan residents wishing to travel abroad.
House Speaker vows to push for Iran sanctionsPaul Ryan says American lawmakers would continue to press for new sanctions against Iran until it stops its provocations.
UN imposes toughest sanctions on North KoreaSecurity Council adopts tough new sanctions following North Korea nuclear test and rocket launch.
UN resolution would inspect North Korean cargoUnited States drafts new UN resolution that would impose stricter sanctions on the North Korean regime.
Obama signs new North Korea sanctions into lawObama approves new sanctions on North Korea passed overwhelmingly by Congress earlier this month.
Gazan with ISIS ties sanctioned by United StatesTreasury blacklists three people for working for ISIS, including Palestinian accused of trying to establish a foothold for ISIS in Gaza.
Senate unanimously approves North Korea sanctionsSenate approves tougher sanctions on North Korea over its nuclear program, human rights record and cyber activities.
U.S. blacklists Hezbollah's 'money launderers'United States Treasury adds two Lebanese men to its sanctions blacklist for laundering money for Hezbollah.
UN removes Iranian bank from sanctions listSecurity Council cancels sanctions that were imposed on Iranian bank Sepah in 2007.
Rouhani: Only 'Zionists' are against nuclear dealIran’s President hails the lifting of the sanctions on his country, lashes out at opponents of the deal - including Israel.
Obama glows as Iran nuclear sanctions are liftedObama says 'this is a good day' as sanctions drop on Iran, same day US imposes new sanctions on Iranian missile program.
Clinton: Sanction Iran over ballistic missilesDemocratic presidential candidate calls for sanctions on Iran over its testing of ballistic missiles in violation of UN resolutions.
Netanyahu: We will warn of any Iranian violationsAs sanctions on Iran are lifted, PM Netanyahu warns the Islamic Republic is still seeking nuclear weapons.
White House: Not yet ready to lift Iran sanctionsWhite House says Iran's compliance with the nuclear deal has not yet been verified.
House approves greater oversight of Iran dealRepublican-backed legislation would give Congress greater oversight of Iran deal. White House threatens veto.
House votes in favor of sanctions on North KoreaLegislation that would broaden sanctions over North Korea's nuclear program passes by a 418-2 vote.
United States blacklists Hezbollah financierUnited States Treasury names Ali Youssef Charara and his telecommunications company to its sanctions blacklist.
Lawmakers to Obama: Impose sanctions on IranA group of lawmakers demand action against Iran in response to its ballistic missile tests.
State Department discussing Iran sanctionsState Department in discussions with other agencies on imposing sanctions against Iran for an October 10 ballistic missile test.
One day later: Obama backs off new Iran sanctionsWhite House delays plan to impose new financial sanctions on Iran for its ballistic missile program, a day after announcing them.
Obama planning new sanctions over Iran's missilesOfficials say Obama administration is preparing new sanctions on companies and individuals over Iran's ballistic missile program.
House approves Hezbollah sanctions billBy a 425-0, lawmakers approve sanctions on banks found to be knowingly handling transactions with Hezbollah.
Senators to Obama: Don't lift Iran sanctions36 senators urge Obama not to lift the sanctions on Iran following its ballistic missile tests.
Lawmakers seek state sanctions against IranBipartisan group of lawmakers introduce legislation that would endorse continued sanctions by state and local governments against Iran.
Upping the ante: Putin sanctions TurkeyIn further escalation following downing of plane, Russia launches economic sanction package, banning organizations, imports, and workers.
US lifts sanctions on Italian firm helping IranGreen light for Italian company that helped Tehran cheat nuclear sanctions; move before implementation day 'shows sanctions regime is dead.'
French Bank Fined for Violating Sanctions on IranCredit Agricole to pay a $787 million fine over charges it violated American sanctions on Iran and other countries.
Obama Begins Process of Lifting Iran SanctionsPresident Obama signs an order directing his administration to begin issuing waivers to Iran nuclear sanctions as deal is implemented.
Europeans Rush to Invest in IranEuropean companies meet Iranian counterparts in Geneva conference, anxious for sanctions to lift and allow trade with Islamic regime.
World's Top Insulin Maker to Build Plant in IranThe world's top insulin maker, Novo Nordisk, announces it would build a $78 million facility in Iran.
Kerry: Deal Blocks Congress Sanctions on IranIn letter to Senator Rubio, Kerry reveals administration will bar new sanctions on terror or human rights so that Iran won't buck the deal.
The Iran Nuclear Agreement: Good or Bad?The players in the Iran deal have their cards turned face up in this article, and their individual strategic objectives are mercilessly revealed.
Did Obama Promise no 'Snap Back' Iran Sanctions?Senators demand State Dept. publicize letters sent by Obama to world powers apparently promising 'snap back' won't hit their companies.
Republicans Less Sure of Votes Against Iran DealRepublican senators feel uncertain they will be able to acquire the necessary number of votes to maintain sanctions against Iran.
Switzerland Lifts Sanctions Against IranSwitzerland announces it will officially lift sanctions against Iran on Thursday, cites the nuclear deal with Western powers.
Schumer: Iran Will be Pressured by SanctionsSenator Schumer says that even if the United States backs away from the deal with Iran, it still will feel pressure from sanctions.
Iran Deal Makes IRGC 'Key' to Entering MarketDetails of deal reveal Revolutionary Guards and their firms will be 'main winners' of sanctions relief, despite leading world terrorism.
Report: China to Sell Iran Fighter PlanesReports Thursday said that China will sell Iran advanced J-10 war planes that many analysts believe contain Israeli-designed components.
Iran Says There Will Be No Sanctions 'Snap Back'Iranian FM Zarif tells foreign relations council US won't be able to return sanctions, even as Israel warns 'snap back' threat is empty.
United States Widens Sanctions on SyriaNew American sanctions target individuals and entities providing energy products used by the Assad regime in fighting its own people.
The Middle East They WantedThe agreement is only the latest of Obama’s gross misjudgments about the Middle East, going back to his Senate days, when he vehemently opposed the military “surge” that crushed the terrorist insurgency in Iraq, as Senator Hillary Clinton also did.
Three Hezbollah Men Sanctioned by U.S. TreasuryUnited States Treasury imposes sanctions on three Hezbollah military officials and a businessman tied to the group.
Source: Iran Was on the Verge of Giving Up ProgramIsraeli official argues US conceded too many points too quickly on nuclear deal without capitalizing on Iran's severe economic crisis.
Iran Claims Banking Sanctions Already LiftedOfficial news says SWIFT banking ban against Iranian banks already being lifted, even though nuclear negotiations are not concluded.