A few observations on the Western sanctions on russia this week. The US & EU sanctions are serious; the UK sanctions are a joke; the Canadian sanctions are missing. Why?
Not only is the statement “Flynn had told Russia to ignore US sanctions” 100% false, it doesn’t even make sense if it were truehttps://twitter.com/barbmcquade/status/1255679371886710784 First, Flynn apparently told the Russians
Here's what I assume happened in the Malbrunot story. Macron told journalists about the possibility of sanctions against Lebanese leaders, sending the message to his Lebanese interlocutors through the media.
To get some idea of the spectacle de merde at the UN Security Council in the wake of the Pompeo visit, this is what one diplomat had to say about
1/ Sanctions are supposed to be imposed by the UN after being voted on by the UN Security Council. So US/UK actually tried that several times in the security council.
US Sanctions Malevolance/Evilness: Thread1/ Madeline Albright said that even if the sanctions had killed half a million Iraqi children, "the price is worth it". In their vileness, suffering & death
Awful to hear our Prime Minister today standing by drug testing sanctions on beneficiaries continuing to be applied when she has spoken about them in the past. It doesn’t matter
France Officially Sanctions Drug After 78 Of 80 Patients Recover From COVID-19 Within Five Days #Hydroxycloroquine https://www.dailywire.com/news/france-officially-sanctions-drug-after-78-of-80-patients-recover-from-covid-19-within-five-days/
in 96 and 01 he voted for sanctions on Iran, in 99 voted for the bombing of yugoslavia, in 01 voted for aumf which has allowed the us to wage
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What Are US Sanctions and why is nobody talking about them? (1/3) What Are US Sanctions and why is nobody talking about them? (2/3) What Are US Sanctions and why
1)I have seen a lot of msgs from junta apologists in Zim calling for the removal of sanctions. The most interesting thing is the insinuation that if these targeted sanctions
This article documents truly harrowing conditions of childbirth in Venezuela. Yet it almost completely discounts the critical and criminal and yes partial but still very significant responsibility of the US
The debate over #Syria sanctions has devolved into an infantile game.Critics are right to raise humanitarian concerns (I do too, fwiw), but to imply that sanctions are the catalyst for
U.S. Prepares Sanctions Against Hezbollah’s Allies in #Lebanon Trump administration is preparing to impose anticorruption sanctions against prominent Lebanese politicians & businessmen in an effort to weaken Hezbollah’s influence
China fires missiles into South China Sea as U.S. sanctions Beijinghttps://www.japantimes.co.jp/news/2020/08/27/asia-pacific/missiles-south-china-sea-us-sanctions/ It was unclear precisely what types of weapons the Chinese military had fire
How US Sanctions Halt Electric Power Production in SyriaSyria's electric power output is running at less than 30% of the capacity of its plants. Why?1. Gas and oil wells are