Posts Tagged ‘ Vladimir Yakunin ’

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…

Suddenly, Europe Is Taking a Harder Line on Russia Sanctions

Apr 15th, 2014 | By

By Carol Matlack and Arne Delfs April 14, 2014 As violence escalates in eastern Ukraine, Europe is moving toward an action some thought it might never take: the imposition of stringent economic sanctions on Russia. Angela Merkel, the Russian-speaking German chancellor whose country has more at stake financially than any other, is leading the charge.…