Posts Tagged ‘ sanctions ’

Here’s How Obama’s Russia Sanctions Will Destroy Vladimir Putin

Apr 29th, 2014 | By

Greg Satell April 28, 2014 The US Treasury Department announced further sanctions today on seven Russian officials and 17 Russian companies, including Igor Sechin, the head of Rosneft, Russia’s largest oil company, several financial institutions and a number of firms connected to the energy sector. These will include visa bans, asset freezes and further restrictions…


Russia action ‘price worth paying’

Apr 27th, 2014 | By

William Hague has insisted damage to the British economy from imposing trade sanctions on Russia over the Ukraine crisis would be a “price worth paying”. The Foreign Secretary said the EU, US and allies would be bringing forward further travel bans and asset freezes against Moscow over the coming days as punishment for its “bullying”…