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U.S. to ‘Permit’ Some Foreign Investment In Northern Syria Despite Sanctions

The US says it’s a ‘strategy designed to defeat Islamic State through economic stabilization,’ without mentioning the sanctions that created many of those issues. 12 May 2022 | Humeyra Pamuk and Daphne Psaledakis |...
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Is the US organizing a ‘spontaneous,’ colour revolution in Cuba on 15 November 2021?

“The U.S. shares the vision of the Cuban people: democracy, prosperity, and human rights…” 01 November 2021 | Alan Macleod | Mint Press News HAVANA — The United States government is playing a key role...
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US: Afghanistan would have to ‘wait months’ before frozen assets are released

‘The gravity of the situation is so immense. Every day that passes is going to result in more suffering and more exodus of people.’ $7 billion of Afghanistan’s assets were held by the U.S....
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If the US really cared about freedom in Cuba, it would end its punishing sanctions

Photo: ‘Cuba’s critics blame the government for the daily hardships Cubans face, dismissing US sanctions as an excuse.’ The Cuban president, Miguel Díaz-Canel. Photograph: Alexandre Meneghini/Reuters Some have said that Cuba is one of...
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Mexican President asserts his country’s right to send fuel to Cuba

Photo: Mexico’s President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador delivers a speech. REUTERS/Edgard Garrido President Andres Manuel Lopez Obrador has criticized the U.S. embargo against Cuba, calling it ‘inhumane.’ 27 July 2021 | Staff | Reuters MEXICO...
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