Mar 24, 2014
President Obama said Russia will have to "pay" more if things don’t change. Pay what?
Mar 20, 2014
U.S. announces sanctions on Russia; Russia retaliates.
Mar 18, 2014
Why American companies in Russia may be on alert for further deterioration between Washington and Moscow.
Feb 19, 2014
The U.S. and E.U. consider sanctions against Ukraine for its harsh response to protests.
Nov 25, 2013
International firms are now making calculations about whether to do business in Iran.
Nov 8, 2013
Secretary of State John Kerry and others are discussing lifting some sanctions against Iran.
Sep 24, 2013
Iran's foreign minister and Secretary of State John Kerry plan to meet at the U.N. General Assembly.
Jun 4, 2013
There will be new penalties for financial institutions that deal in Iranian currency, which should cause the rial to devalue further. But new sanctions on the country's car industry could be felt more acutely.
Dec 12, 2012
North Korea defies international sanctions to launch a rocket. Japan has called for an emergency meeting of the UN Security Council, which could take place later today.