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# embargo - Monday 25 February, 2019

Positive news for League of Ireland supporters as RTÉ highlights embargo is finally lifted

Airtricity League clubs are now free to upload goals onto their social media channels the same night games take place.

# embargo - Saturday 13 August, 2016

600 assassination attempts and still going strong - Fidel Castro turns 90 today

The ‘father of the Cuban Revolution’ has recently re-emerged into the public eye after a decade in the shadows.

# embargo - Tuesday 16 February, 2016

53 years after the infamous missile crisis, you can now finally fly to Cuba from the US

The two nations have struck a deal allowing 110 daily flights after they formally restored diplomatic relations last July.

# embargo - Thursday 18 December, 2014

Explainer: What's the new deal between the US and Cuba?

Wondering what’s going on between the US and Cuba? Find out here…

# embargo - Wednesday 10 September, 2014

Cork County Council may ditch controversial JobBridge scheme

The Council are set to vote on a motion that could make the local authority one of the first in the country to stop using the Government backed internships.

# embargo - Wednesday 20 August, 2014

From The42 Barcelona unable to sign players until January 2016 as FIFA upholds transfer ban Embargo

Barcelona unable to sign players until January 2016 as FIFA upholds transfer ban

Catalan club set to appeal to the Court of Arbitration for Sport.

# embargo - Thursday 7 August, 2014

Here's how Russia's ban on most EU food imports affects Ireland...

The ban comes after Western countries imposed sanctions against Moscow over its policy on Ukraine.

# embargo - Saturday 5 April, 2014

Boeing is allowed to sell spare aircraft parts to Iran - but not new planes

This is the first time the US has issued a license of this kind since the 1979 embargo.

# embargo - Friday 24 May, 2013

Oxfam urges EU foreign ministers to extend the arms embargo on Syria

Transferring more weapons to Syria can only “exacerbate a hellish scenario for civilians” says Oxfam, who say extending the embargo would avoid fuelling an arms race.

# embargo - Sunday 21 October, 2012

Activists on intercepted Gaza-bound boat claim Israel used tasers

The Israeli army has denied the claim, by lawyers representing passengers on a boat that included five international MPs.

# embargo - Sunday 15 July, 2012

Lift garda recruitment embargo to help fight crime, says O'Brien

The Sinn Féin justice spokesman also said that civilians could take over garda admin roles to free them up for front line duties.

# embargo - Tuesday 3 April, 2012

Mali braces for fuel shortages amid post-coup sanctions

The West African nation’s neighbours have closed their borders and frozen Mali’s account at the regional central bank following the military coup.

# embargo - Tuesday 24 January, 2012

How will the EU embargo on Iranian oil exports affect petrol prices?

We take a look at how the embargo imposed on Iran will affect prices at the pump.

# embargo - Monday 23 January, 2012

EU agrees oil embargo against Iran over nuclear programme

British Foreign Secretary William Hague said it was part of an “unprecedented set of sanctions” against Iran.

# embargo - Friday 11 March, 2011

Rugby stars agree to Twitter blackout

Irish players agree to an informal policy which restricts their online engagement around game time.