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Sanctions Announcement on Iran

Media Note Office of the Spokesperson Washington, DC November 20, 2018 The United States today sanctioned an international network by which the Iranian regime and Russia are providing millions of barrels of oil to the Assad regime in exchange for the movement of hundreds of millions of dollars to the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps-Qods Force, ...
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Refuting Russian Allegations of U.S. Noncompliance With the INF Treaty

Fact Sheet Washington, DC November 16, 2018 Since declaring the Russian Federation in violation of the INF Treaty in July 2014, the United States has pressed the Russian Federation repeatedly to return to compliance with its obligations under the Treaty. In spite of these efforts, Russian officials have refused to engage in any serious discussion ...
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INF Diplomacy Highlights Timeline

Fact Sheet Washington, DC November 16, 2018 Since 2013, the United States has raised its concerns with Russia regarding Russian development of a ground-launched cruise missile (NATO: SSC-8, Russian: 9M729) with a range capability between 500 and 5,500 kilometers on repeated occasions to resolve U.S. concerns. These include more than 30 engagements with various departments ...
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Special Representative for Syria Engagement Ambassador James Jeffrey

U.S. Department of State Office of the Spokesperson For Immediate Release On-the-Record Briefing November 14, 2018 Press Briefing Room MR PALLADINO:  Good afternoon, everybody.  Thank you for coming today.  We have the Secretary of State’s Special Representative for Syria Engagement Ambassador James Jeffrey.  Ambassador Jeffrey will have a few opening comments, and then we will ...
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President Donald J. Trump Is Reimposing All Sanctions Lifted Under the Unacceptable Iran Deal

The White House Office of the Press Secretary For Immediate Release November 2, 2018 “The United States has launched a campaign of economic pressure to deny the regime the funds it needs to advance its bloody agenda.” – President Donald J. Trump REIMPOSING ALL SANCTIONS: President Donald J. Trump is reimposing the toughest sanctions ever ...
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