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India Tests US Sanctions with Purchase of Russian Arms, Iranian Oil

India and Russia have announced a major arms deal, violating US sanctions. Energy sector sources also say New Delhi will purchase 9 million barrels...

China summons US ambassador over military sanctions

China summoned the United States ambassador on Saturday after the US imposed sanctions on a branch of its military, according to Chinese state media. The...

Iran Says To Continue Developing Ballistic Missiles

Iran’s president on Sunday said his country would continue building weapons including developing missiles as the United States prepares new sanctions over its ballistic...

Russia relaxes economic sanctions, visa rules on Turkey

Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday signed a decree relaxing some restrictions on Turkey over business and visa-free entry imposed after Ankara shot down...

North Korea takes leap with missile test: Analysts

North Korea’s latest missile launch represents a significant step forward in its weapons capabilities, analysts say, but Pyongyang could be looking to secure a...

North Korea fires missile, defying US push for new sanctions

North Korea test-fired a ballistic missile Saturday in apparent defiance of a concerted US push for tougher international sanctions to curb Pyongyang's nuclear weapons...

Russia boosts military spending despite sanctions: study

Russia became the world's third largest military spender in 2016 despite low oil prices and economic sanctions, as the global expenditure rose for a...

Eritrea slams US sanctions after N Korea military deal

Eritrea has criticized the United States for slapping "misguided" sanctions on its navy, a month after it emerged the secretive Horn of Africa nation...

Iran complying with nuclear deal, says UN watchdog

Iran is complying with the landmark nuclear deal it sealed with major world powers in 2015, according to a report from the UN watchdog...

Defiant Iran in missile exercise day after US sanctions

Iran is to deploy missiles for a Revolutionary Guards exercise Saturday in a show of defiance a day after the United States imposed sanctions...