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U.S. blacklists Hezbollah official, Lebanon-based companies

17 Sep 2020

WASHINGTON The United States on Thursday imposed sanctions on a Hezbollah official and two Lebanon-based companies as the country experiences a deep economic crisis, accusing them of being linked to the Iran-backed Shi'ite group.

As some U.S. college students party, others blow the whistle

16 Sep 2020

Some U.S. college students are doing the once-improbable: blowing the whistle on classmates who break rules aimed at stemming the spread of the coronavirus. | Video

UPDATE 1-As some U.S. college students party, others blow the whistle

16 Sep 2020

Sept 16 Some U.S. college students are doing the once-improbable: blowing the whistle on classmates who break rules aimed at stemming the spread of the coronavirus.

U.S. House Democrats attack Pompeo aides on Saudi weapons, cite war crimes concerns

16 Sep 2020

WASHINGTON Top aides to U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo went before a congressional committee on Wednesday to defend President Donald Trump's dismissal of the former State Department inspector general as he investigated weapons sales to Saudi Arabia and allegations that Pompeo misused department funds.

As some U.S. college students party, others blow the whistle

16 Sep 2020

Some U.S. college students are doing the once-improbable: blowing the whistle on classmates who break rules aimed at stemming the spread of the coronavirus.

U.S. imposes sanctions on Chinese firm over Cambodia project

16 Sep 2020

WASHINGTON/PHNOM PENH The United States has blacklisted a Chinese developer of a port, airport and resort complex in Cambodia, saying it was built on land seized from local people and there were "credible reports" it could be used to host Chinese military assets.

CORRECTED-As some U.S. college students party, others blow the whistle

16 Sep 2020

Sept 16 Some U.S. college students are doing the once-improbable: blowing the whistle on classmates who break rules aimed at stemming the spread of the coronavirus.

Top Pompeo aides face U.S. House Democrats over Saudi weapons, official's firing

16 Sep 2020

WASHINGTON, Sept 16 Top aides to U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo will testify to members of Congress on Wednesday about the firing of the former State Department inspector general, months after Democratic-led committees launched an investigation into his dismissal.

U.S. expects to identify Belarus sanctions targets in a few days

11 Sep 2020

WASHINGTON The United States signaled on Friday that it will soon punish individual Belarusians with sanctions for election fraud and a brutal crackdown on protests as Washington urged Russia to tell Belarusian President Alexander Lukashenko to step down.

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