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Cash and Carrie: US sanctioned Hong Kong leader has no bank account

Cash and Carrie: US sanctioned Hong Kong leader has no bank account

Hong Kong leader Carrie Lam said she has "piles of cash" at home as she has no bank account after the United States slapped sanctions on her in response to a draconian security law China imposed on the city.

US announces 'UN' sanctions on Iran, Venezuela's Maduro

US announces 'UN' sanctions on Iran, Venezuela's Maduro

The United States said Monday it was imposing sanctions on Iran's defense ministry and Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro under a contested UN authority and demanded that Europe follow suit.