anti-Russian sanctions

U.S. to slap sanctions on Nord Stream 2

The Nord Stream 2 pipeline will be put under sanctions by Washington, U.S. Secretary of Energy Rick Perry said. The politician noted that the U.S. administration could prepare a bill providing for restrictions on …

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U.S. expands sanctions against Russia

The U.S. Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) has designated on the basis of the Magnitsky Act Chechnya's Terek Special Rapid Response Team and five Russian nationals, including Terek's commander Abuzayed Vismuradov, as …

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New doctrine of Russia’s energy security approved

Russian President Vladimir Putin has approved a new doctrine of the country’s energy security, according to a relevant decree released on the official portal of legal information. The doctrine that was adopted in …

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 U.S. senators threaten sanctions over Nord Stream 2

According to the draft version of the bipartisan bill, sponsored by Republican Sen. Ted Cruz and his Democratic colleague Jeanne Shaheen, a series of sanctions will be slapped on companies involved in laying deep-sea pipelines for Russian energy …

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American business withdraws from Russia?

Morgan Stanley is planning to send a formal notice to the Russian central bank in the first quarter of 2019 that it will close down its banking operations in the country in the first quarter of 2020, its Russian unit said in its annual …

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GAZ Group to be nationalized?

Russia’s largest commercial carmaker GAZ Group might go bankrupt and may be nationalized due to U.S. sanctions, Russian businessman Oleg Deripaska said in an interview at the company’s headquarters. …

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Ukraine expands anti-Russia trade sanctions

The Ukrainian government expanded trade sanctions against Russia by adopting the decree today. According to First Vice Prime Minister, Minister of Economic Development and Trade of Ukraine Stapan Kubiv, members of the government voted …

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 U.S. faces 'sanctions fatigue’?

Republican Senator of Florida Marco Rubio admitted that U.S. Congress’s enthusiasm for additional sanctions against Russia is waning. "We face a little bit of sanctions fatigue around here these days. …

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U.S. threatens Russia with 'sanctions against trolls'

U.S. Republican and Democratic senators will introduce legislation today seeking to deter Russia from possible meddling in U.S. elections by threatening stiff sanctions on its banking, energy and defense industries and sovereign debt, Reuters …

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Ukraine introduces sanctions against Russian majors

Ukraine’s president Pyotr Poroshenko approved an updated list of sanctions against Russia, including restrictions against Russian majors. Such information is contained in the presidential decree posted on the website of the …

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