U.S. Sanctions

Volkswagen Caves to Trump Pressure to Pull Out of Iran

The administration is "pleased with this decision because Iran diverts its economic resources away from its people to spread violence and instability across the globe," the U.S. ambassador to Germany said.

EU to 'Protect' Business Interests From Iran Sanctions

"We deeply regret the re-imposition of sanctions by the U.S., due to the latter's withdrawal from the Joint Comprehensive Plan of Action," the foreign ministers of the EU, Germany, France and the U.K. said Monday.

Trump's Secretary of Commerce Has Ties With Venezuela

Ross still retains interest in Navigator Holdings, which has received millions of dollars every year in earnings due to coastal shipping services provided to Venezuela's state-oil giant.

Trump WH May Slap More Oil Sanctions On Venezuela

The U.S. response, though expected to be tough, is also being calibrated to avoid causing further suffering to the Venezuelan people or seriously damaging U.S. economic interests.