Map. History of Trade Wars conflict

22 February 2020
Deployment of US forces, defensive in nature and primarily focused on air and missile defense, approved by @POTUS following the attack on @Saudi_Aramco facilities, announces @DeptofDefense
U.S. Chief of Staff: We will strengthen Saudi Arabia's ability to defend itself against any threats
Esper: New military support will be provided to protect oil resources in the Gulf
Deputy-level trade negotiators from the US and China met yesterday and today here. "These discussions were productive, and the United States looks forward to welcoming a delegation from China for principal-level meetings in October," according to @USTradeRep
Brazilian climate strikers take aim at Bolsonaro for Amazon fires
US officials have confirmed to VOA that Iran is responsible for the attacks on the Saudi oilfield. One US official said that the attack originated in "southwest Iran" and that the US has more proof "than just debris" to back this up
Power outage in multiple states of Venezuela; network data show connectivity falling below 10% in Zulia Miranda Lara Táchira and others, significant impact in Carabobo as well as disruption in Caracas; incident ongoing
A spokeswoman for the State Department: There will be more sanctions on Iranian banks in the future
5 month ago
Reported blackout in several sectors of Maracaibo (Bella Vista, Tierra Negra, Milagro, northern zone). Electrical failures were also reported in Greater Caracas
5 month ago
#GranCaracas There is a power failure at 3:02 pm in Chacao.
Climate rally at Foley Square, NYC
Iraq and Turkey are building a brand-new pipeline that will transfer Kirkuk oil to Turkey and tie into Iraq's existing pipeline
More pictures from tonight's #ClimateCrisis protest in Zagreb, Croatia
Students and staff at UNT in Denton are also making their voices heard and joining the global climate strike @wfaa5 month ago
Students and staff at UNT in Denton are also making their voices heard and joining the global climate strike @wfaa
**Major Power Outage** in SF still impacting 23k customers. @sfmta_muni is restoring subway service in both directions. Bus shuttles will continue to operate. Some traffic lights are still out so treat them as a 4 way stop. @kron4news
Power outage has impacted MuniMetro rail service in the subway in both directions. We are organizing bus shuttles as quickly as possible to support svc b/t West Portal & Downtown
ClimateStrike: Protests are already underway in Atlanta. Demonstrators spotted wearing face masks and carrying signs.one reads, Denial is not a climate policy. Additional protests will kick off at 2pm in Liberty Plaza5 month ago
#ClimateStrike: Protests are already underway in Atlanta. Demonstrators spotted wearing face masks and carrying signs.one reads, "Denial is not a climate policy." Additional protests will kick off at 2pm in Liberty Plaza
A selection of the creative signs found here at ClimateStrike in Des Moines5 month ago
A selection of the creative signs found here at #ClimateStrike in Des Moines
#ClimateStrike in Philadelphia
Very large crowd of mostly students - along with many other older learners - gathered at Portland City Hall ClimateStrike5 month ago
Very large crowd of mostly students - along with many other older learners - gathered at Portland City Hall #ClimateStrike
Students march in downtown Baltimore to join the global climate strike. #climatestrike
US Treasury: Warns Governments of Dangers of Dealing with Iran on "Financial Systems"
Students gathered in Serbia's capital tonight to join the millions of others in cities around the world demanding government's take urgent action on the ClimateCrisis5 month ago
Students gathered in Serbia's capital tonight to join the millions of others in cities around the world demanding government's take urgent action on the ClimateCrisis
The Global Climate Strike is marching toward the US Capitol building
Iran NDF sovereign wealth fund's board of trustees include Iran's president, oil minister and the Central Bank governor and has been a major source of foreign currency and funding for the IRGC-QF and Ministry of Defense and Armed Forces Logistics, according to @USTreasury
"Iran's Central Bank has provided billions of dollars to the Islamic Revolutionary Guards Corps (IRGC), its Qods Force (IRGC-QF) and its terrorist proxy, Hizballah," according to @USTreasury
Iran sovereign bank will be cut off from the international banking system, says @stevenmnuchin1
Russian Foreign Ministry: US sanctions against the National Bank of Iran will not affect the Russian position
#ClimateStrike footage from Dublin.
Bulk of strikes at Abqaiq were on stabilisation towers. Five of them here are clearly still in a bad way. It seems like the perpetrators were deliberately targeting them in both sites.5 month ago
Bulk of strikes at Abqaiq were on stabilisation towers. Five of them here are clearly still in a bad way. It seems like the perpetrators were deliberately targeting them in both sites.
The three-phase separator that separates fluids into gas and oil and water. All three structures appear to have been damaged. Abqaiq manager says ordinarily around 1,100 workers here.   6,000 are working around the clock to get plant fully operational ASAP Aramco5 month ago
The three-phase separator that separates fluids into gas and oil and water. All three structures appear to have been damaged. Abqaiq manager says ordinarily around 1,100 workers here. 6,000 are working around the clock to get plant fully operational ASAP #Aramco
The National Bank of Iran is Iran's last source of funds, the US Treasury secretary said
New sanctions on Iran include the Islamic Republic's national bank. "Highest sanctions ever imposed on a country," says @POTUS, adding they go "right to the top."
Kosovo citizens are participating in the global, student-led ClimateStrike march in Pristina, calling on governments to tackle the climatecrisis with the urgency it deserves.5 month ago
Kosovo citizens are participating in the global, student-led #ClimateStrike march in Pristina, calling on governments to tackle the #climatecrisis with the urgency it deserves.
Trump announces sanctions on Iran's central bank
5 month ago
Berlin - 16:14: While everyone is still waiting for the beginning of the rave, the organizers of the climate strike have announced that about 270,000 people have participated in it.
The estimate is at least 70,000 on #ClimateStrike in Cologne, Germany
.FridaysForFuture in Augsburg5 month ago
.FridaysForFuture in Augsburg
Pound drops after Irish government dampens hopes of a Brexit breakthrough5 month ago
Pound drops after Irish government dampens hopes of a Brexit breakthrough
Massive climate protest reaches EU district in Brussels. #ClimateStrike
Stockholm. Far more than 10 000 young people striking for the climate. #FridaysForFuture
5 month ago
GM confirms that Oshawa, Ont. vehicle production has stopped as a result of UAW strike action in the United States. 'We have stamping operations in that facility that continue.. We plan to resume these operations as quickly as possible upon resolution of the UAW strike.'
5 month ago
Germany to commit 100 billion euros to climate action: government
Primary school pupils call for climate action. #FridaysForFuture ClimateStrike in Abuja, Nigeria.
ClimateStrike rally in Brighton, England5 month ago
#ClimateStrike rally in Brighton, England
5 month ago
Thousands of students gather at the Brandenburg Gate in Berlin to protest climate change.
5 month ago
German government reaches climate plan 'agreement' after marathon talks: sources
Students arriving at the ClimateStrike in Geneva5 month ago
Students arriving at the ClimateStrike in Geneva
Great scenes in Manchester today #climatestrike
5 month ago
Shares in the travel firm Thomas Cook have dropped by 20% at the start of the day's trading on the news of its bid to find £200m to plug a financial hole which could lead to the 175-year-old company's collapse
Climate Strike in Brisbane
Agreement finalized with Mexican growers that halts the process for imposing antidumping duties on fresh tomatoes from Mexico, announces @CommerceGov
NY Fed to pump another $75 bn into money markets Friday
Saudi King: Attacks on Aramco are criminal acts and are aimed at regional security and stability and global energy supplies
U.S. Adviser: Trump ready to escalate trade war with China if no agreement is reached soon
European Commission President Jean-Claude Juncker tells Sky News there can be a Brexit deal before the deadline on 31 October
The Pound popped after EU's Juncker said there can be a Brexit deal by October 31 if the objectives of the Irish backstop are met with other arrangements.   $GBPUSD jumped from 1.2490 to 1.2530 on the news5 month ago
The Pound popped after EU's Juncker said there can be a Brexit deal by October 31 if the objectives of the Irish backstop are met with other arrangements. $GBPUSD jumped from 1.2490 to 1.2530 on the news
5 month ago
Turkish Foreign Ministry spokesman Aksoy says Cyprus' deal with Total, ENI for offshore gas exploration in block 7 an indication of Nicosia's 'failure to understand our determination, despite all our warnings'
5 month ago
Former Algerian President Abdelaziz Bouteflika and his wife are jailed on corruption charges
NSC meeting today to refine potential targets to strike in Iran. Strikes could focus on "sites where Iran launches cruise missiles & drones, & where the weaponry is stored" coupled with diplomatic outreach at UNGA
Britain would suffer much larger economic damage than the euro area if it decided to part ways with the EU without a deal, says ECB policy maker Olli Rehn
Iranian Foreign Ministry: Washington's talk about negotiations makes no sense in light of the continuing military threat and economic terrorism
US to withdraw and withhold funds from Afghanistan, blames corruption
Pompeo: We are looking for a peaceful solution in the region while Tehran continues its threats of war
5 month ago
Exxon may be closing their Beaumont Texas refinery due to flooding from Storm Imelda - sources (capacity of 365kbpd)
Pompeo: Sanctions aim to deny Iran money for Hezbollah and its allies
Pompeo: There will be additional sanctions on Iran
Full @SecPompeo statement on Afghanistan government corruption
Iraqi National Oil Company denies Saudi Arabia's request to Iraq to provide crude oil
Pence has hired Katie Waldman, 27, to be his new press secretary, per NBC. She was a spokesperson for DHS under Nielsen, then comms director for Sen McSally. Also worth noting: Waldman is dating Stephen Miller
5 month ago
Ankara is not expecting sanctions from US over Turkey's purchase of Russian S-400 missile defence system, senior Turkish official says
US and Chinese trade negotiators are meeting in Washington for the first time in two months
National Oil Corporation: We refuse to politicize the oil sector in order to serve narrow interests
Ukraine and Russia launched new round of talks on natural gas transit in Brussels
US Secretary of State: Recent attacks on Aramco underline importance of protecting international trade and freedom of navigation
UAE flies cargo ship to Yemeni port of Mukalla carrying 12,000 tons of diesel for power plants on Hadramaut coast
A Government spokeswoman says Brexit Secretary Stephen Barclay will hold talks with the European Commission in Brussels tomorrow
A Chinese $400 bn line of credit to Iran became operational over the past days
Saudi Stock Exchange Executive: The market is ready to launch Aramco
The Palestinian Authority faces a financing gap that could exceed $1.8 billion for 2019, the World Bank said in a report
5 month ago
The Swiss National Bank holds interest rates, declining to join a global move that's seen monetary loosening by the ECB and the Fed in the past week
A rush of foreign money into Taiwan has pushed its stocks close to a record5 month ago
A rush of foreign money into Taiwan has pushed its stocks close to a record
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