US Announces New Sanctions Against Russia

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April 28, 2014 AT 5:43 AM
The Obama administration on Monday announced a new round of sanctions on Russia over the standoff in Eastern Ukraine, targeting seven Russian government officials and 17 companies linked to Russia President Vladimir Putin’s inner circle. The European Union will announce similar sanction in the next day or two. “We’re going to be in a stronger position to deter Mr. Putin when he sees that the world is unified and the United States and Europe is unified, rather than this is just a U.S.