Embargo

  • Argentine ex-President Menem could face 7 years in prison 14-06-2013 07:41 AM

    Buenos Aires: Former Argentine President Carlos Menem received a seven-year prison sentence for arms smuggling to Croatia and Ecuador in the 1990s, but he will not be jailed unless his fellow senators strip him of immunity, a court said on Thursday. Menem, now a frail 82-year-old senator, was found guilty...
  • EU ends arms embargo on Syrian opposition 28-05-2013 10:02 AM

    London: The European Union said its member states within days will be able to send weapons to help Syria's outgunned rebels, seeking to pressure President Bashar Assad's regime ahead of planned peace talks mediated by the United States and Russia. Though no EU country has any such plans now to...
  • UN asks US to lift embargo against Cuba 09-11-2006 06:42 PM

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