Articles by Marcy Kreiter

Marcy Kreiter is an editor and writer with 40 years of experience in the news business. Much of her career was spent with United Press International where she started as a broadcast writer and rose to managing editor. She is married with one child. @marcykreiter

An Iranian woman walks past a mural painted on the outer walls of the former US embassy in Tehran on September 20, 2020

What US Sanctions Mean For Iran

“Our actions today are a warning that should be heard worldwide. No matter who you are, if you violate the U.N. arms embargo on Iran, you risk sanctions” -- U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo
The World Trade Organization (WTO) has been urged by US, Japan and EU to come up with stronger rules against subsidies

WTO Rules US China Tariffs Illegal

The ruling has no practical effect since the U.S. can appeal it, and the WTO appellate devision is hamstrung since the U.S. has refused to appoint any new members.