US sanctions

US Sanctions on Venezuela: ‘Attempt to Destroy the Economy’

November 10, 2017

Venezuela’s recession is making it difficult for the country to meet its debt payments, but US sanctions are making a difficult task almost impossible explains CEPR’s Mark Weisbrot

Trump Sanctions Maduro

August 1, 2017

The U.S. imposed sanctions on President Nicolas Maduro after his sweeping victory in an election UN Ambassador Nikki Haley calls “another step towards a dictatorship.” TRNN discusses the implications with author Steve Ellner and historian Miguel Tinker Salas

North Korea

April 15, 2013
Eric Margolis: The nuclear weapons program is the only card North Korea has to force the US to negotiate a normalization of relations

The Porter Report

October 12, 2012
In spite evidence Iran directing much of its supply of 20% enriched uranium for scientific purposes, “killer” sanctions continue