US, Six Gulf Arab States Impose Sanctions On Hezbollah [AbbTakk] 17 May, 2018

US, Six Gulf Arab States Impose Sanctions On HezbollahWeb Desk (May 17, 2018): Gulf countries and Washington announce sanctions Wednesday and dismiss distinction between Hezbollah’s political and military wings.The step is taken as Washington DC seeks to step up economic pressure on Iran and its allies in the region.The US and Saudi-led Terrorist Financing and Targeting Center said the sanctions were aimed at Hezbollah’s Shura Council, the powerful Lebanese militia’s decision-making council, led by the group’s secretary-general Hassan Nasrallah.Nasrallah, Hezbollah Deputy Secretary-General Naim Qasim, and three other Shura Council members were listed under the joint sanctions, which aim at freezing vulnerable assets of those named and blocking their access to global financial networks.Related News:US Extends Sanctions Against IranIran Threatens To Restart Nuclear Program On “Industrial Scale”abbtakk Abbtakk english Abbtakk News Abbtakk Updates AbbTakk World English English News Iran US and Gulf states World World News

More News

Qatar bans Saudi, UAE goods from stores

27 May, 2018 SuchTV

A directive from the economy ministry ordered shops to immediately strip shelves of products from Saudi Arabia, the UAE, Bahrain and Egypt.Inspectors ... Detail

Storm ‘Alberto’ Closes In On Florida, Alabama And Mississippi

27 May, 2018 AbbTakk

Storm ‘Alberto’ Closes In On Florida, Alabama And MississippiFlorida (May 27, 2018): Gulf Coast residents should “take this storm seriousl ... Detail

Palestinian President Abbas hospital stay extended

27 May, 2018 The Nation

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, who officials said is being treated for a lung infection, will remain in hospital for an eighth day on Sunday. Th ... Detail

Freed from a Venezuela jail, US couple arrive back home

27 May, 2018 The Nation

An American couple who spent nearly two years in a Venezuelan jail received a heroes' welcome at the White House as they returned home Saturday after ... Detail

Baby 'Miracle' born on rescue ship as Italy arrivals surge

27 May, 2018 The Nation

A baby boy named Miracle has been born on board a humanitarian ship - a bright spot as the tide of migrants risking sea crossings from Libya to Italy ... Detail

Post Your Comments
Type your Comments / Review in the space below.
Name:
Email:
City:
Verify Code