Trump Threatens A Second Embargo Of Cuba

By Marjorie Cohn, Truthout.org -

The Trump administration is threatening to unleash a flood of lawsuits involving Cuba, which no U.S. president has ever done. It has set a deadline of March 2 to announce whether it will [...]

UN Votes Overwhelmingly To Condemn US Embargo On Cuba

The United Nations General Assembly has overwhelmingly backed a resolution condemning the US economic embargo on Cuba after rejecting proposed US amendments criticising the communist nation on [...]

BDS Of Israel Should Build To A Military Embargo

By Staff, bdsmovement.net -

We are witnessing Israel’s ongoing massacre against unarmed Palestinian protesters in Gaza. Through inspiring popular demonstrations, they are protesting Israel’s 12-year siege, and demanding [...]

Trump To Urge UN: Impose North Korean Naval Blockade & Oil Embargo

Julian Borger, www.theguardian.com -

By Julian Borger for the Guardian. The US will embark on an aggressive effort to tighten North Korea’s isolation on Monday with a call for an oil embargo and a partial naval blockade. A draft [...]

International Movement Seeks Arms Embargo On Saudi Arabia

By Murtaza Hussain, www.theintercept.com -

By Murtaza Hussain for The Intercept - A LAWSUIT FILED last week in Canada is seeking to halt a major $15 billion sale of light-armored vehicles to the government of Saudi Arabia, part of a [...]

EU Parliament Adopts Call for an Arms Embargo Against Saudi Arabia

By Sharmini Peries, www.therealnews.com -

By Sharmini Peries for The Real News - On Thursday the European parliament called on the European Union to impose an arms embargo against Saudi Arabia, saying that Britain, France, and the EU [...]

US And Cuba: New Tactic, Same Goal

By Gloria La Riva, www.liberationnews.org -

By Gloria La Riva for Liberation News - Hillary Clinton reflects that of many in the U.S. ruling establishment—soon, perhaps a majority—who are now suddenly clamoring for a different approach in [...]

Cuban Embassy Opens In Washington, But Issues Remain Unresolved

By Paul Lewis, www.theguardian.com -

By Paul Lewis in The Guardian - Cuba’s blue, red and white-starred flag has been raised above the country’s newly inaugurated embassy in Washington, heralding the formal restoration of diplomatic [...]

Freedom Flotilla III Sets Sail Toward Gaza

By Mint Press News Desk, www.mintpressnews.com -

Marianne, a trawler owned by Swedish and Norwegian activists, is the first ship in the newest Freedom Flotilla. Carrying supplies, activists and important international dignitaries, the activists [...]