- US optimism ebbs over Myanmar reforms Updated: Apr-04-14 4:05 am
- Obama clears way for South Sudan sanctions Updated: Apr-03-14 5:48 pm
- Congress sends Obama bill to aid Ukraine Updated: Apr-01-14 7:35 pm
- House to vote next week on aid to Ukraine Updated: Mar-28-14 11:52 am
WASHINGTON - Two years after the United States announced the normalization of diplomatic relations with Myanmar, optimism in Washington over the nation's embrace of democracy is waning and concern over the plight of minority Muslims is growing.
WASHINGTON - President Barack Obama is warning that the United States may levy sanctions on individuals and entities involved in stoking violence and instability in South Sudan.
WASHINGTON - Congress sent President Barack Obama a bill on Tuesday to provide $1 billion in loan guarantees to cash-poor Ukraine and punish Russia for its bold annexation of part of the former Soviet republic.
WASHINGTON - Aid to cash-strapped Ukraine and sanctions on Russia remain on track in Congress, but it will take a few days longer before the legislation gets to President Barack Obama.