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The Global Sanctions Dashboard provides a global overview of various sanctions regimes and lists. Each month you will find an update on the most recent listings and delistings and insights into the motivations behind them.

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Fri, Jul 23, 2021

Fried and O’Toole quoted in Foreign Policy on Nord Stream 2 deal

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In the News by Daniel Fried, Brian O’Toole

Europe & Eurasia Politics & Diplomacy

Thu, Jul 22, 2021

China and Sub-Saharan Africa Trade: A Case of Growing Interdependence

China’s total merchandise trade with Sub-Saharan Africa has increased by 1864% since 2001. Its increased presence in the region not only increases its access and influence, but also poses significant economic and security risks for the US and EU.

Blog Post by Amin Mohseni-Cheraghlou

China East Africa

Thu, Jul 22, 2021

Friedlander quoted in Reuters on evasion of oil sanctions

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In the News by Julia Friedlander, Daniel Fried

China Economic Sanctions

Thu, Jul 22, 2021

CBDC tracker cited in InvestorPlace

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In the News by The GeoEconomics Center

Digital Currencies United States and Canada

Thu, Jul 22, 2021

CBDC tracker highlighted in Axios Markets newsletter

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In the News by The GeoEconomics Center

Digital Currencies United States and Canada

Thu, Jul 22, 2021

CBDC tracker featured in Yahoo News

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In the News by The GeoEconomics Center

Digital Currencies United States and Canada

Thu, Jul 22, 2021

CBDC tracker highlighted in Axios

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In the News by The GeoEconomics Center

Digital Currencies United States and Canada

Thu, Jul 22, 2021

Atlantic Council releases new state-of-the-art Central Bank Digital Currency Tracker

New analysis shows over 90% of global economy exploring a central bank digital currency

Press Release

Economy & Business

Mon, Jul 19, 2021

Lipsky quoted in Washington Post on Treasury meeting on stablecoins

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In the News by Josh Lipsky

Digital Currencies Digital Policy

Fri, Jul 16, 2021

FAST THINKING: Biden’s China policy is coming into focus

What do this week's moves on Xinjiang and Hong Kong signal about the Biden administration’s emerging China policy? Our experts on economic statecraft connect the dots.

Fast Thinking by Atlantic Council

China Economic Sanctions