The Côte d'Ivoire-related sanctions program represents the implementation of multiple legal authorities. Some of these authorities are in the form of executive orders issued by the President. Other authorities are public laws (statutes) passed by The Congress.
The United States embargo against Cuba (in Cuba called el bloqueo, "the blockade") is a commercial, economic, and financial embargo imposed by the United States on Cuba. An embargo was first imposed by the United States on sale of arms to Cuba on March 14, 1958, during the Fulgencio Batista regime.
These are sanctions issued by countries or the United Nations that trigger the reduction or removal of diplomatic ties, such as embassies. The “severance of diplomatic relations” is one of the possible measures specifically mentioned in Article 41 of the UN Charter.
An overview of current sanctions against Iran and those which may be imposed as a result of the latest dispute over its nuclear programme. An overview of current sanctions against Iran and those which may be imposed as a result of the latest dispute over its nuclear programme.