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Belaruas and Kazahstan refused to support Russia’s ban on imports from the EU

Belaruas and Kazahstan refused to support Russia's ban on imports from the EU

August 12, 2014 Putin has been left alone President of Belarus Alexander Lukashenko refused to support Russi’a ban on food import from countries that have imposed sanctions against Russia. ‘If we need Polish apples – we buy them, not for Russia but for internal market, – Lukashenko said. – If we need some German delicacies […]

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‘Considerable part of the sanctions will touch upon financial markets control’, – Anton Gerashchenko

'Considerable part of the sanctions will touch upon financial markets control', - Anton Gerashchenko

August 5, 2014 ‘Our sanctions need not be less tough than those already imposed by the EU, the US and Canada’. This was reported yesterday at a press briefing by Advisor to the Minister of Internal Affairs Anton Gerashchenko. He spoke on sanctions which Interior Ministry is preparing against the persons who promote terrorism and […]

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Ukraine welcomes tougher sanctions from the EU and calls on Russia to stop exporting terrorism

Ukraine welcomes tougher sanctions from the EU and calls on Russia to stop exporting terrorism

July 31, 2014 Ukraine welcomes the decision of the member states of the European Union to tighten sanctions against the Russian Federation, which the states adopted based on the conclusions of the European Council of 16 July and the EU Foreign Affairs commission on July 22 This was said yesterday by Deputy Head of the […]

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Influence of sanctions at the Russian economy (infographics)

Influence of sanctions at the Russian economy

July 24, 2014 Russian officials in refuse to give a comprehensive evaluation on how sanctions will influence Russia’s not-so-healthy economy. In spite of of trade and economic limitations imposed by the EU and the US, Russian officials in refuse to give a comprehensive evaluation on how sanctions will influence Russia’s not-so-healthy economy. Up until now the […]

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Ukraine will impose sanctions against Russians who support terrorists

Ukraine demands explanations from Russian government

July 23, 2014 Ukrainian government intends to impose sanctions against Russian citizens who support terrorists in Ukraine. According to UNIAN correspondent this was declared by Prime Minister Yatseniyk when opening the governmental meeting. ‘Ukraine will impose sanctions against every physical person who has passport of citizen of Russian Federation and who directly or indirectly supports […]

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Sanctions against Russia: effective or not? Opinions of Borys Nemtsov and Dmitriy Medvedev concerning the issue.

July 17, 2014 Opinions of 2 Russian officials concerning the new sanctions. Who of the two is closer to the truth?   On July 16 US introduced new sanctions against Russian banks and companies, in particular ‘Gazprombank’ and ‘Vneshekonombank’, and also ‘Rosneft’ and NOVATEK. In patricular they’ll be denied of access to US financial markets, […]

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The Russian government has admitted that the expansion of sanctions would significantly affect GDP

July 11, 2014 The Russian government acknowledged that aggravation of sanctions is capable to produce a significant adverse at the dynamics of the country economy This was reported by Russian Gazeta.ru with reference to the report of Ministry of Finance about the main directions of budget policy for 2015-2017. It was mentioned in the department […]

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