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#Embargo

# embargo - Monday 25 February, 2019

Positive news for League of Ireland supporters as RTÉ highlights embargo is finally lifted
# Step In The Right Direction
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# Step In The Right Direction

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

Feb 25th 2019, 5:45 PM 12,734 Views 13 Comments

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
# Happy Birthday
# Happy Birthday

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

Aug 13th 2016, 8:45 AM 19,050 Views 124 Comments

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
# Havana Nights
# Havana Nights

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

Feb 16th 2016, 10:04 PM 17,127 Views 26 Comments

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?
# Cigar Diplomacy
# Cigar Diplomacy

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

Dec 18th 2014, 11:32 AM 8,241 Views 47 Comments

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
# Embargo
# Embargo

Cork County Council may ditch controversial JobBridge scheme

Sep 10th 2014, 6:16 PM 13,863 Views 33 Comments

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

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

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

Aug 20th 2014, 12:24 PM 6,984 Views 19 Comments

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...
# Agriculture
# Agriculture

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

Aug 7th 2014, 11:04 PM 55,674 Views 440 Comments

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
# Trade
# Trade

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

Apr 5th 2014, 3:05 PM 7,324 Views 18 Comments

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
# War
# War

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

May 24th 2013, 7:30 AM 2,451 Views 28 Comments

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
# Gaza
# Gaza

Activists on intercepted Gaza-bound boat claim Israel used tasers

Oct 21st 2012, 6:09 PM 4,963 Views 32 Comments

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
# Gardaí
# Gardaí

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

Jul 15th 2012, 12:04 PM 7,214 Views 62 Comments

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
# Sanctions
# Sanctions

Mali braces for fuel shortages amid post-coup sanctions

Apr 3rd 2012, 1:48 PM 576 Views 0 Comments

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?
# Embargo
# Embargo

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

Jan 24th 2012, 8:39 AM 2,652 Views 27 Comments

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
# Sanctions
# Sanctions

EU agrees oil embargo against Iran over nuclear programme

Jan 23rd 2012, 11:03 AM 1,010 Views 17 Comments

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
# Radio Silence
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# Radio Silence

Rugby stars agree to Twitter blackout

Mar 11th 2011, 11:34 AM 403 Views 0 Comments

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