By CONOR FINNEGAN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- With the clock ticking on the Trump administration, Secretary of State Mike Pompeo is breaking precedents with a tour of Israeli-occupied land and pushing to cement a foreign policy legacy for an administration in... Read More.
By CONOR FINNEGAN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump formally notified Congress on Friday that his administration will remove Sudan from the list of state sponsors of terrorism, nearly 30 years after the African country was first listed.In... Read More.
BY: CONOR FINNEGAN, ABC NEWS (WASHINGTON) — President Donald Trump tweeted that he will remove Sudan from the state sponsors of terrorism list -- the most stringent of U.S. sanctions -- in a historic move that marks a new chapter in relations between... Read More.
By PATRICK REEVELL, ABC News (NEW YORK) -- The European Union has sanctioned six senior Russian officials for the poisoning of Russian opposition leader Alexey Navalny with a nerve agent, laying the responsibility for the alleged assassination attempt directly on the office of... Read More.
By CONOR FINNEGAN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- A bipartisan deal in Congress to compensate victims of the 1998 U.S. embassy bombings and assist Sudan in its fragile transition to democracy has fallen apart at the last minute.The breakdown risks... Read More.
BY: CONOR FINNEGAN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- President Donald Trump signed an executive order Monday, authorizing new sanctions on Iranian officials and entities, and those that buy or sell arms to them, because of the "snapped back" United Nations sanctions.
BY: SOMAYEH MALEKIAN, ABC NEWS (NEW YORK) -- Iran has decided to pre-sell the country's oil, the main source of the Islamic Republic's income, to its citizens by offering oil bonds and the government has said it intends to put the oil on... Read More.
By CONOR FINNEGAN and KARSON YIU, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. has sanctioned Hong Kong's chief executive, its police commissioner, mainland China's top official for the territory and other senior leaders for "undermining Hong Kong's autonomy and restricting the freedom... Read More.
By CONOR FINNEGAN, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- One million Chinese Muslims have gone missing and are believed to be inside these camps, which look like a college campus. There is evidence the camps were modified before scheduled visits.The U.S.... Read More.
By CATHERINE THORBECKE, ABC News(WASHINGTON) -- The U.S. Department of Commerce announced Monday that 11 Chinese companies would be blacklisted for alleged human rights violations.The companies are implicated in abuses associated with the People Republic of China's campaign... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- BY: CONOR FINNEGANIn a historic step, the Trump administration has sanctioned four Chinese officials and a regional security agency for the Chinese government's repressive campaign against ethnic minorities.The economic penalties and visa bans come on the... Read More.
(WASHINGTON) -- BY: CONOR FINNEGAN and JACK ARNHOLZThe Trump administration announced new sanctions against the government of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad Wednesday, beginning the implementation of the strongest, most sweeping U.S. sanctions law yet against his regime.The Caesar... Read More.