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Name: Embargo
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Fruit fly discovery has global consequences for food safety

Researcher Marc De Meyer, entomologist at the Royal Museum for Central Africa in Tervuren, has contributed to an international study that demonstrates that four species of fruit flies are in fact one and the same species. This insight has important consequences ... [Published Flanders Today - 10 hours ago]
First reported 11 hours ago - Updated 11 hours ago - 1 reports

The EU’s unsresolved issue of the Russian embargo against Lithuania’s oil refinery

Many have correctly perceived the 8 year-old oil embargo against the Lithuanian oil refinery Orlen Lietuva as Moscow’s political vendetta against Vilnius. Nonetheless, the complete picture is more complex, writes Agnia Grigas.Agnia Grigas (Ph.D, Oxford) ... [Published EurActiv.com - 11 hours ago]
First reported Oct 30 2014 - Updated 12 hours ago - 2 reports

EU lifts trade sanctions on Zimbabwe

The European Union has lifted trade sanctions on Zimbabwe in a development seen as a major step towards normalising relations between Harare and Brussels.EU ambassador to Zimbabwe Philippe van Damme announced in Harare on Thursday that the trade embargo ... [Published StarAfrica.com - 14 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

RI Urges US to Lift Embargo against Cuba

TEMPO.CO , New York – Indonesia has urged the United States to lift its embargo against Cuba. Even though U.N. General Assembly has reinforced the resolution to lift embargo 23 times, the U.S. has not removed its embargo.“Our request is simple and clear. ... [Published Tempo.co - 20 hours ago]
First reported Oct 30 2014 - Updated Oct 30 2014 - 1 reports

Four decades later, has America finally got over the oil crisis?

The Australian Financial Review recently trumpeted America’s “re-emergence as a world oil power”. It is an accomplishment four decades in the making and its success is still under debate. Energy security…AuthorLecturer, Centre for International Security ... [Published Conversation AU - Oct 30 2014]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 30 2014 - 2 reports

Again, UN General Assembly rejects U.S anti-Cuban blockade

The United Nations General Assembly voted Oct. 28 for the 23rd consecutive year on a Cuba resolution calling upon the United States to end its economic blockade against the island. The results highlight U.S. isolation in the diplomatic community; 188 ... [Published People's World - Oct 30 2014]
First reported Oct 30 2014 - Updated Oct 30 2014 - 1 reports

Embargoed Technical Briefing for Media

OTTAWA , Oct. 30, 2014 /CNW/ - Department of Finance officials will hold an embargoed teleconference technical briefing in advance of the Prime Minister's announcement, at 2:15 p.m. on Thursday, October 30 , 2014.Information related to the technical briefing ... [Published Canada NewsWire - Oct 30 2014]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 30 2014 - 10 reports

Zambia admires resilience of Cuban people - Silwamba

ZAMBIA says it admires the people of Cuba and their leadership for their resilience, hard work and dedication to the advancement of their country despite the US embargo.Contributing to resolution and vote on the ‘Necessity of ending the economic, commercial ... [Published Zambia Post - Oct 30 2014]
Entities: Zambia, Cuba, Embargo
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 30 2014 - 1 reports

Keep the embargo

By Posted: October 29, 2014 at 3:23 a.m.In October 1960, the United States imposed an embargo on exports to Cuba covering all commodities except medical supplies and certain food products.Subscribers must LOG-IN to read this full story.Monthly and yearly ... [Published North West Arkansas Times - Oct 29 2014]
Entities: Embargo, Food Product, Cuba
First reported Oct 30 2014 - Updated Oct 30 2014 - 1 reports

XINHUA - Romania appeals for "European solutions" to support farmers hit by Russian embargo

Romania appeals for "European solutions" to support farmers hit by Russian embargoContributed by NAMPA / Xinhua.BUCHAREST, Oct. 29 (Xinhua) -- Romania's Agriculture Minister Daniel Constantin on Wednesday called for "European solutions" and new aid for ... [Published Namibia Press Agency - Oct 30 2014]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 6 reports

‘US should abandon policy of sanctions’

Iran’s envoy to the UN, speaking on behalf of the Non-Aligned Movement (NAM), has condemned the US economic embargo against Cuba, saying Washington must rethink its “failed policies” towards other countries. During a United Nations General Assembly session ... [Published Press tv - Oct 29 2014]
First reported Oct 29 2014 - Updated Oct 29 2014 - 9 reports

UN again condemns US embargo against Cuba

NEW YORK (UNTV/CBS) - The United Nations General Assembly on Tuesday voted for the 23 year in a row to condemn the U.S. commercial, economic and financial embargo against Cuba.The symbolic vote passed 188-2, with only the U.S. and Israel voting against ... [Published Live 5 WCSC - Oct 29 2014]


...Samantha Power, on Friday praised Cuba's contribution to the fight against Ebola in West Africa, and said that her country is very grateful. "Although I did not encounter them personally, I have to commend Cuba" for sending 265 medical professionals to the affected countries so quickly, said Power, recently returned from a trip to Africa, during a Reuters Newsmaker...
And for those not in favor? "I honestly want to promote healthy conversation," says Eberhart. "Look me up on Facebook at Dan K Eberhart and you'll see a pretty active, and sometimes heated, discussion. That's good. That's what America is supposed to be about."
"We were impressed at the range and quality of the opportunities on offer, and the clear and consistent message from the public and private sector that Zimbabwe is open for business" he said
"That's why removing the ban will not raise gasoline costs for consumers and it will create jobs, generate economic growth, and increase domestic oil production, which will provide greater energy security for the United States" he said in a statement e-mailed Thursday to UPI

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