Tag: sanction


U.S. Announces More Sanctions On Russian Elites

The U.S. government said Thursday that it was trying to shut down sanction evasion measures used by Russia’s elites, including President Vladimir Putin, “to attempt to hide and move money and anonymously make use of luxury assets around the globe.” The targets include a yacht brokerage, aircraft, Russian officials, and others close to Putin. Targeted yachts include the Russia-flagged Graceful and the […]


U.S. Set To Sanction Russian President Putin

The U.S. is set to join its European Allies in imposing sanctions on President Putin and Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and members of the Russian national security team. Meanwhile, Ukraine’s Ambassador to the United States Oksana Markarova said Friday that sanctions against Putin “would be the right thing.” Markarova, who is the former minister of finance, welcomed the European Union’s […]