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U.S. and Russia clash over use and impact of UN sanctions

The Hindu | 08/02/2022 03:21 PM | Click to read full article

The USĀ and its allies clashed with Russia and China in the U.N. Security Council on February 7 over the usefulness and impact of U.N. sanctions, which are currently imposed on countries from North Korea to Yemen and Congo as well the al-Qaeda and Islamic State extremist groups and their affiliates and supporters.

Russia and China block new UN sanctions on 5 North Koreans U.N. political chief Rosemary DiCarlo told the council that there are 14 U.N. sanctions regimes.