Sanctions and Nonproliferation
Great Decisions 2011 | Topic 6
Do sanctions work?
Sanctions have been created to curb nations in violation of international law, especially agreements concerning nuclear nonproliferation. How successfully have sanctions been applied against past violators? Is there any chance sanctions can curtail North Korea and Iran from continuing to develop nuclear weapons?
Sanctions and Proliferation News
- US levels new sanctions against Iranian firms - Washington Examiner
- 'No comprehensive deal until sanctions lifted' - Tehran Times
- State Dept. imposes new sanctions on Iran - San Diego Jewish World
- If loving college football is wrong, I don't want to be right - The Patriot-News (blog)
- Additional Sanctions Imposed by the Department of State Targeting Iranian ... - US Department of State (press release)
Foreign Policy Blogs
- Red Line Blues: North Korea, Iran and Syria
- Obama’s NDU Speech: Implications for Tehran
- U.S. Senate Approves Guns to Syria: ‘Designated Terrorists’ Still on OFAC List
- Obama and Syria: Red Lines Redeemed?
- Iran: Cutting the Gordian Knots