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The new China-Russia axis: The name of the game is powerplay

Lalit Shastri Russia and China should join their efforts in facing modern challenges as common position of both countries stabilizes the international situation. – Chief of the General Staff of the Russian Armed Forces General Valery Gerasimov The US Senate on Thursday passed a Bill that provides sanctions against Russia for activities concerning cyber security, crude oil […]

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Arms Control and International Security: EU imposes sanctions on Syrian officers and scientists Involved in the use of chemical weapons in Syria

Newsroom24x7 Network Washington: The European Council has decided (17 July, 2017) to sanction sixteen senior military officials and Syria’s Scientific Studies and Research Centre Scientists (SSRC) for their roles in the development and use of chemical weapons against civilian populations. This action follows sanctions designations recently undertaken by the United States, similarly aimed at holding […]

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​U.S. Treasury Sanctions Chinese Entities

​Newsroom24x7 Network Washington DC: The U.S. Treasury imposed sanctions (Reuters) on the Chinese Bank of Dandong, accused of laundering money for North Korea, as well as on a Chinese shipping company and two Chinese citizens, blacklisting them (Bloomberg) from conducting business with U.S.-tied firms and people. The move comes as U.S. President Donald J. Trump […]

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