Apr 15, 2015
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- The United States has announced sanctions on the newIranian-backed Shi'ite rulers of Yemen.
Apr 08, 2015
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- For the first time, Saudi Arabia and the United Stateshave imposed joint sanctions on a Sunni charity linked to Al Qaida.
Feb 28, 2015
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- President Barack Obama has rejected efforts tosanction Qatar for its support of Al Qaida and Islamic State of Iraq andLevant.
Dec 10, 2014
WASHINGTON [MENL] -- Congress has been considering sanctions on Qatar andTurkey for their support of Hamas.