The European Union has filed a formal complaint against Russia at the WTO over Moscow`s embargo on pork from the bloc, trade sources said Friday.
UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon today appealed to the powerful Security Council to impose an arms embargo on Syria, stressing that it is "essential" to stem the flow of arms pouring into the war-torn country.
The Andhra Pradesh High Court on Thursday granted an interim stay on implementation of the state orders banning government advertisements to the media group.
World oil markets have been jolted over concerns that
Iran may choke off the vital Strait of Hormuz in retaliation.
Europe and Japan moved ahead on Tuesday in planning for punitive cuts in oil imports from Iran.
Europe remains divided on whether
to lift an arms embargo clamped on China in 1989 following
events on Tiananmen Square, EU foreign ministers said on Saturday.
US President Barack Obama on Monday extended for another year the trade embargo against Cuba that has been in place for nearly five decades.
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