Eu Sanctions

The Resounding Silence of Ukraine's Anti-Corruption Fight

Jo Simmons | Posted 13.10.2016 | UK Politics
Jo Simmons

Poroshenko, himself a billionaire oligarch, was hailed by the West for his anti-corruption virtues when he was sworn into office. A year and a half into his term, the so-called reformer is proving to be just a more cunning version of his fellow oligarchs: gaining control of the state by promising without delivering.

What Sanctions? Putin Shrugs Off West's Toughest Actions Yet

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 17.07.2014 | UK Politics

Vladimir Putin has brushed aside America and the European Union's toughest sanctions yet against Russia over the mounting unrest in Ukraine, warning t...

The Free Syrian Army Must Not Execute the 48 Iranian Hostages

Nehad Ismail | Posted 15.12.2012 | UK
Nehad Ismail

I urge the Free Syrian Army to release the Iranian hostages unharmed and without prior conditions.

Syria-Bound Russian Ship 'Carrying Weapons' Stopped

The Huffington Post UK | Charlie Lindlar | Posted 19.06.2012 | UK

A Russian ship believed to be carrying military equipment to Syria has been halted off the coast of Scotland after its insurance holder cancelled its ...