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Obama seeks to curb Iran, Syria dissident monitoring

Obama seeks to curb Iran, Syria dissident monitoring

Reuters - Apr 23, 2012


A walk through the waste, excreta and sewage that abounds in India./ U.S. President Barack Obama delivers remarks on job creation at Lorain County Community College in Elyria, Ohio, April 18, 2012./ (Reuters) - U.S. President Barack Obama will announce sanctions on Monday on those helping Syria ...

Obama unveils Syria, Iran technology sanctions

Yahoo! News - Apr 23, 2012


and the "digital guns for hire" who help them oppress their people with Obama announced additions to the pile of US sanctions already faced by the two , atrocities and genocide, at a speech at the US Holocaust Museum. The measures will hit the two governments but also companies that help create ...

US hits Iran, Syria with new sanctions

Fox News - Apr 23, 2012


The Obama administration is piling new sanctions on Iranian and Syrian intelligence agencies and communications firms to pressure entities that use information technology to commit human rights abuses. After President Barack Obama signed a new executive order permitting the penalties on Monday, ...

Obama announces sanctions for tech used in human rights abuses in Iran and Syria

Washington Post - Apr 23, 2012


President Obama issued an executive order Monday that allows U.S. officials for the first time to impose sanctions against foreign nationals found to have used new technologies, from cellphone tracking to Internet monitoring, to help carry out grave human rights abuses. Social media and ...

Obama to cite new technologies in rights abuses: report

Yahoo! News - Apr 23, 2012


will issue an order on Monday to allow imposition of sanctions on foreign nationals who use new technologies such as cell-phone tracking and as saying that the executive order was designed to target companies and individuals assisting The paper said the order noted that while social media and ...

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