US sanctions Iran’s morality police

The U.S. announces new sanctions on Iran after the death of a woman who’d been accused of wearing her headscarf incorrectly. A second earthquake in one week rattled Mexico. The Boston Celtic head coach has been suspended. 🙋🏼‍♀️ I’m , Before we dive into the news, what do you think of Daily Briefing? Love it? Want to see … Read more

Ecowas leaders to slap gradual sanctions on Guinea junta

West African leaders have agreed to impose gradual sanctions on Guinea-Conakry’s military junta over its inflexibility on setting a date to return to civilian rule. At an emergency summit on the sidelines of the annual UN meeting in New York, leaders from the Economic Community of West African States (Ecowas) said it would “take sanctions … Read more

Mahsa Amini: US impose sanctions on Iran’s morality police as protest over woman’s death continues

The United States has imposed sanctions on Iran’s morality police and leaders of government agencies after the death of a woman in police custody sparked protests and worldwide condemnation. At least nine protesters and two security force officers have been killed in violent demonstrations since the weekend following . The morality police detained Miss Amini … Read more

Elon Musk said Starlink will request exemptions from Iran sanctions to provide internet services amid anti-government pr

SpaceX CEO Elon Musk will seek exemption from sanctions against Iran to provide internet service. His tweet came amid protests in Iran over the death of a young woman who died in police custody. People in Iran have been reporting network disruptions amid the protests. Satellite-internet service Starlink will request exemptions from sanctions against Iran … Read more

Suns’ Chris Paul releases statement on Sarver, ‘the sanctions fell short’

This content is not available due to your privacy preferences. Update your settings here to see it. knew the questions were coming: media day is Sept. 26 and he was going to be asked multiple times about the actions and ensuing for racist and misogynistic behavior, as well as creating a hostile work environment. So … Read more

Kremlin claims sanctions are holding up natural gas supplies

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Western sanctions on Russia over its are to blame for stoppages in Moscow’s supply of natural gas to Europe, a senior Kremlin official claimed Monday. In some of the bluntest comments yet on the standoff between Moscow and Western Europe over energy supplies, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said problems with pumping … Read more

Russia demands sanctions are lifted before it resumes gas supplies – live updates

Cut red tape on fracking to secure energy security, Liz Truss urged  FTSE 100 falls 0.4pc after Liz Truss named PM Russia won’t resume gas supplies to Europe until western sanctions are lifted, the Kremlin has warned. Dmitry Peskov, Kremlin spokesman, blamed the “collective West” for its decision to shut down flows through the crucial … Read more

Daily Crunch: Nvidia chips become collateral damage in new US sanctions targeting China

To get a roundup of TechCrunch’s biggest and most important stories delivered to your inbox every day at 3 p.m. PDT,. Happy Friday! For those of you excited to see us in your inbox for your daily dose of tech news, unfortunately, you will have to wait until Tuesday to hear from us again because … Read more

Ukraine crisis: Russian oil turns to Asia as sanctions bite

Countries in Asia are turning to Russia for discounted oil as global energy prices remain high, and Western nations seek to scale down their reliance on Russian energy. India has been increasingly buying up Russian crude, and the latest shipping data shows that China has also been buying more. Where’s the oil going? Although exports … Read more

US Treasury sanctions Tornado Cash, accused of laundering stolen crypto

The U.S. has sanctioned decentralized cryptocurrency mixing service Tornado Cash for its role in enabling billions of dollars worth of cryptocurrency to be laundered through its platform. Tornado Cash, along with other mixers such as AlphaBay, enables customers to conceal the source of their crypto funds when participating in a transaction in exchange for a … Read more