There is no guarantee the planes won't be used to airlift weapons and militia to Syria.
"We sometimes get used as an excuse in the process," Kerry reportedly said.
The airline ferries arms and Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps military personnel to Syria.
The Global Magnitsky Act would deny them US visas and access to our financial system.
Russia is deeply mired in a full-blown, protracted crisis.
It cannot afford to let Ukraine remain destabilized.
The bill was passed unanimously by both the House and Senate.
Critical to the effectiveness of sanctions is understanding the Russian perspective.
Souring relations with Russia could have a major impact on the European economy.
Counties in Europe have long been reluctant to beef up their sanctions.
The sanctions raise the number of individuals hit by EU penalties to 72.
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They have hurt the Sudanese population and adversely affected US foreign policy objectives.
Instead of blanket sanctions, the legislation directly targets those involved in corruption and...
The bill would require the president to report regularly on Iran's compliance.
The "Revolution of Dignity" hit its one-year anniversary this weekend.
Potential 2016 contender believes Republicans could build veto-proof majority.
Josh Earnest said reports of possible sanctions were "completely unfounded."
The Ukraine crisis continues to undermine European investor and consumer confidence.
Russia should have ended its support of Ukrainian separatists, the G-7 said.
Clinton said she'd like to see the U.S. offer more support for Ukraine securing its borders.
The House on Wednesday gave voice vote approval to a bill to impose sanctions against Venezuelan...
A majority of Americans favors increasing economic sanctions against Russia.