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US imposes sanctions on 6 Hamas-linked orgs.

Sanctions target 4 people and various companies which are part of Hamas Investment Office, which generates revenue for the terror group.

US imposes sanctions on 6 Hamas-linked orgs.

US slaps new Hezbollah-related sanctions

US Treasury targets Lebanese businessman and Hezbollah's financial facilitator with new sanctions.

US slaps new Hezbollah-related sanctions

UN expert: US sanctions on Iran are devastating and should be lifted

Independent UN expert says impact of sanctions imposed by US on Iran is "devastating".

'US sanctions on Iran are devastating and should be lifted'

EU to ban Russian oil

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen said it was Russia that was 'sinking' as a result of the war - not Ukraine.

EU to ban Russian oil player

UK Jewish school removes Russian oligarch from name

School changes name in response to Russian billionaire Moshe Kantor being sanctioned by the British government.

UK Jewish school removes Russian oligarch from name

Russia slaps travel ban on US Vice President Harris, Facebook CEO Zuckerberg

Russia sanctions dozens of prominent Americans and Canadians in retaliation for sanctions imposed over Ukraine invasion.

Russia slaps travel ban on US VP, Facebook CEO

US sanctions Russian people and entities

Sanctions include a Russian commercial bank and a virtual currency mining company.

US sanctions Russian people and entities

Greece's coast guard seizes Russian oil tanker

Greece’s coast guard has seized a Russian oil tanker as part of European Union sanctions against Russia.

Greece's coast guard seizes Russian oil tanker

Giuliani among 24 Americans sanctioned by Iran

Iran sanctions 24 Americans, including former Trump lawyer, over involvement with “terrorist acts”.

Giuliani among 24 Americans sanctioned by Iran

Dr. Moshe Kantor to step back from EJC Presidency

European Jewish Congress announces its President will step back after being sanctioned over ties to Putin.

Dr. Moshe Kantor to step back from EJC Presidency

U.S. imposes sanctions on Russian banks, Putin's daughters

Warning: GRAPHIC CONTENT - The new round of sanctions prohibit Americans from investing in Russia.

U.S. imposes sanctions on Russian banks, Putin's daughtersplayer

Zelenskyy: Hesitation on Russia oil embargo is costing Ukrainian lives

Ukrainian President calls for sanctions that are economically destructive enough for Russia to end its war against his country.

'Hesitation on Russia oil embargo is costing Ukrainian lives'

UK imposes sanctions on European Jewish Congress president

Dr. Moshe Kantor named as one of several oligarchs with ties to Russia hit by new sanctions by British government.

UK imposes sanctions on European Jewish Congress president

Russian ruble bounces back after month of 'crippling' sanctions

A month into the invasion of Ukraine and Western sanctions intended to cripple the Russian economy, the rubel is back - but how?

Russian ruble bounces back after month of 'crippling' sanctionsplayer

US, allies to impose additional sanctions on Russia

New penalties will include a ban on all new investment in Russia.

US, allies to impose additional sanctions on Russia

Iran nuclear deal: 'We are close to an agreement' says Iranian Foreign Ministry

According to senior Iranian diplomat, "We passed on our proposals to the Americans, and now the ball is in the US court."

'We are close to an agreement' says Iranian Foreign Ministry

Stunning images of food shortage in Russian grocery stores

Western sanctions have made everyday life in Russia almost unbearable, with food and medical supplies running dangerously low.

Stunning images of food shortage in Russian grocery storesplayer

President Biden gets heated with reporter over sanctions question

Biden gets into a tense exchange at NATO summit with reporter over topic of Russia sanctions, saying "sanctions never deter" several times.

Biden gets heated with reporter over sanctions question

United States to expand sanctions against Russia, target country's gold reserves

The Biden administration announces expanded Russia sanctions as well as taking in 100,000 Ukrainian refugees and $1 billion in aid.

US to expand sanctions against Russia, target gold reserves

'Running out of food' - Brutal sanctions biting Russians

Reporters were unable to find sugar in local stores as residents expect basic goods to become unaffordable with sanctions taking a toll.

'Running out of food' - Brutal sanctions biting Russiansplayer

Dennis Ross: IRGC promises are about as credible as Putin's

Former Middle East advisor criticizes reports that Biden considering removing terror sanctions from IRGC.

'IRGC promises are about as credible as Putin's'

EU announces further sanctions against Russia

"Those who enable the invasion will pay a price," said EU foreign policy chief Josep Borell. Among those sanctioned: Roman Abramovich.

EU announces further sanctions against Russia

Russia We secured exemption from sanctions on trade with Iran

"We received written guarantees," said Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov. Deal now appears imminent.

Russia: We secured exemption from sanctions on trade with Iran

Russia imposes sanctions on Joe Biden

Russia retaliates to US sanctions with announcement of sanctions against US officials, Hilary Clinton, and Hunter Biden.

Russia imposes sanctions on Joe Biden

EU announces further sanctions on Russia

EU approves fourth package of sanctions targeting individuals and entities involved in invasion of Ukraine.

EU announces further sanctions on Russia

Jet belonging to oligarch Roman Abramovich spotted in Israel

Jet linked to sanctioned oligarch landed at Ben Gurion Airport. FM Lapid: Israel will not be route to bypass sanctions.

Jet belonging to Roman Abramovich spotted in Israel

Top US official: We expect Israel to join the sanctions against Russia

Under Secretary of State to Israeli TV: You don’t want to become the last haven for dirty money that’s fueling Putin’s wars.

'We expect Israel to join the sanctions against Russia'player

US downgrades trade status with Russia

Biden announces that the US will downgrade its trade status with Russia and also ban imports of Russian seafood, alcohol and diamonds.

US downgrades trade status with Russiaplayer

Canada announces sanctions on Russian billionaire

Canada sanctions Russian billionaire Roman Abramovich, following UK's move one day earlier.

Canada announces sanctions on Russian billionaire

Yad Vashem suspends partnership with Roman Abramovich

Holocaust museum suspends strategic partnership with Russian billionaire due to sanctions.

Yad Vashem suspends partnership with Roman Abramovich

Zelensky thanks Biden for latest sanctions on Russia

Ukrainian President says newest US sanctions will "significantly weaken the occupiers".

Zelensky thanks Biden for latest sanctions on Russia

Watch: Biden announces ban on imports of Russian energy

US President announces new measures against 'main artery of Russia's economy' in response to invasion of Ukraine.

Watch: Biden announces ban on imports of Russian energyplayer

Canada to impose additional sanctions on 10 Russian oligarchs and officials

Days after accusing Russia of using cluster bombs and calling for a no-fly zone over Ukraine, Canada adds more Russia sanctions.

Canada to impose sanctions on 10 Russian oligarchs and officials

Blinken: Sanctions on Russia have nothing to do with Iran deal

Secretary of State dismisses link made by Russia between Ukraine-linked sanctions and Iran nuclear deal.

'Sanctions on Russia have nothing to do with Iran deal'

Russia: US sanctions a stumbling block for Iran nuclear deal

State Department says US sanctions imposed on Russia are not related to 2015 Iran nuclear deal.

'US sanctions a stumbling block for Iran nuclear deal'

Visa and Mastercard suspend operations in Russia

Card payment giants Visa and Mastercard become the latest to take action against Russia over its invasion of Ukraine.

Visa and Mastercard suspend operations in Russia

Pelosi supports banning Russian oil imports

House Speaker says she supports banning Russian oil imports to the US, amid escalating war in Ukraine.

Pelosi supports banning Russian oil imports

Report: US to lift sanctions from Iran. Netanyahu: Bennett and Lapid must act

Israeli TV report: Agreement with Iran expected to be signed next week, US will remove sanctions from dozens of Iranians.

Netanyahu: Bennett and Lapid must act with all their might

'NATO alliance isn't enough, we need a cyber alliance'

'Next stage of Ukraine war is on the financial realm, commercial sanctions not suitable for world of digital payments,' JVP founder says.

'NATO alliance isn't enough, we need a cyber alliance'

EU sanctions top Kremlin-linked oligarchs

European Union sanctions key moneymen accused of backing Putin's regime.

EU sanctions top Kremlin-linked oligarchs