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The US and EU impose further expanded sanctions on Russia; Russia retaliates by sanctioning US officials

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
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  • European Union, Russia, Ukraine, USA
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  • March 21 2014

Following close on the heels of two Executive Orders imposing sanctions on Ukrainian and Russian persons in the last two weeks, US President Obama

United States and EU impose expanded sanctions in response to the situation in Ukraine

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
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  • European Union, Russia, Ukraine, USA
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  • March 18 2014

In the past two weeks, the United States and the European Union have imposed economic sanctions against Ukrainian and Russian persons in response to

US and EU implement limited relaxation of economic sanctions against Iran

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
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  • European Union, Iran, USA
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  • January 22 2014

On January 20, 2014, the United States and the European Union relaxed certain economic sanctions against Iran in order to implement the Joint Plan of

EU relaxes sanctions against Syria, including oil embargo, and ends economic sanctions against MyanmarBurma

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
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  • European Union, Myanmar, Syria
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  • May 13 2013

On April 22 the Foreign Affairs Council of the EU agreed to soften sanctions against Syria and to introduce further waivers in a calculated move to

EU General Court annuls EU sanctions imposed against Bank Saderat

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
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  • European Union
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  • February 21 2013

In a judgment issued on February 5, 2013, the European Union's General Court ruled that the EU should lift its sanctions against Bank Saderat, one of

Implementation of enhanced EU sanctions targeting Iran

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
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  • European Union, Iran
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  • January 3 2013

On December 21, 2012, the Council of the European Union adopted two regulations enhancing the EU Iran sanctions. Although the EU sanctions still stop

EU expands sanctions against certain Iranian industries

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
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  • European Union, Iran
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  • October 19 2012

On October 15, 2012, the Council of the European Union adopted Council Decision 2012635CFSP, which strengthens existing EU sanctions against Iran

EU terminates (re)insurance for Iranian petroleum imports, purchases, or transport on July 1, 2012

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
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  • European Union, Iran
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  • June 29 2012

On June 25, 2012, the Foreign Affairs Council (Council) of the European Union (EU) published a press-release stating that it will not renew an exemption, scheduled to end July 1, 2012, for the provision by EU insurers and (re)insurers, of environmental and third party liability coverage for the transport, import, or purchase of Iranian crude oil and petroleum products destined to non-EU countries

EU enhances economic sanctions on luxury and dual use goods against Syria

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
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  • European Union, Syria, USA
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  • June 19 2012

On 15 June 2012, the Council of the European Union (Council) approved Council Regulation (EU) No 1122212, enhancing EU sanctions on luxury and dual use goods exported to Syria

EU implements enhanced sanctions against Iran and the Syrian regime

  • Steptoe & Johnson LLP
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  • European Union, Iran, Syria
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  • March 30 2012

On March 23, 2012, the Foreign Affairs Council of the European Union (Council) adopted new and expanded measures against Iran