Embargoes and Sanctions

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A Tanker’s Giant U-Turn Reveals Strains in the Market for Russian Oil – The New York Times

The ship, originally sailing to Philadelphia, apparently lost its buyer in the middle of the Atlantic. A number of tankers carrying Russian oil face similar problems. A tanker loaded with one million barrels of Russian oil set sail from Murmansk this month, headed for Philadelphia. Then, in the middle of the Atlantic, it did an …

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Ottawa suspends export permits for targeting gear allegedly used in Armenia-Azerbaijan conflict – The Globe and Mail

Canada has suspended export permits that allow made-in-Canada target-acquisition gear to be shipped to Turkey, the same equipment that is now at the centre of allegations that Azerbaijan is using Turkish-made drones to attack Armenia. Foreign Affairs Minister Francois-Philippe Champagne announced the measure Monday. Last week, Canada announced it was investigating allegations that Canadian-made imaging …

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