Internet gambling "blockades" by the US Federal Government are pushing other countries to threaten sanctions if not lifted. (Photo credit should read BERTRAND LANGLOIS/AFP/Getty Images)

Antigua And Barbuda Threatening Sanctions Against US For Internet Gambling

Antigua and Barbuda is threatening unspecified sanctions against the U.S. if the federal government fails to lift a trade “blockade” preventing the island from hosting Internet gambling, a top government official from the island nation said Wednesday.