Talk:Economic sanctions

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Upshot?[edit]

so what economic sanctions that have worked and if not why didn't they work? South Africa? Not sure that the sanctions did end apartheid...

Were the Iraq trade sanctions designed to bottle up the oil remaining in Iraq for future use by who ever took control of the country as oil supplies begin to dwindle? They seem unusually harsh just for punishment over the Kuwait invasion...

The people havd a write and a demand to see ME!

What exactly are you trying to say here? 167.206.48.221 (talk) 17:57, 2 December 2012 (UTC)

Comprehensive list[edit]

It would be interesting to list all countries currently subject to economic sanctions. -- Beland (talk) 16:35, 25 June 2010 (UTC)

It would be. Lets do it then. 167.206.48.221 (talk) 17:53, 2 December 2012 (UTC)

Could economic sanctions against the USA be possible?[edit]

Would it be possible to impose economic sanctions against the USA? 86.176.190.13 (talk) 03:47, 1 November 2012 (UTC)

It has the largest military industrial complex that humanity has ever known- it's military spending is half of the worlds. I'm guessing if someone tried, they would be "liberated", and have whatever resources they were withholding, just taken.
Steel Tariff 2002. EU was going to do it and USA backed down from its tariff. So yea, it is possible. 167.206.48.221 (talk) 17:55, 2 December 2012 (UTC)

-G — Preceding unsigned comment added by 69.159.20.254 (talk) 05:40, 2 December 2012 (UTC)