1. US expands sanctions against Russia

    The United States has imposed sanctions on more than 250 individuals and entities for evading Russian sanctions and supplying arms and technology to Moscow, the U.S. Treasury Department announced on Dec. 12. The list included those involved in selling military equipment and ammuni
  2. Biden administration announces new financial strike force to curb deadly fentanyl trade

    By Sam Fossum, CNN US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen on Monday announced a new Counter-Fentanyl Strike Force to crack down on the illicit financial networks supporting the cartels and drug traffickers that help funnel the drug into the United States. The new strike force, part of