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New US Sanctions Hit Russian, Ukrainian Individuals, Entities

The United States has announced additional sanctions against a number of Russian and Ukrainian entities tied to Russia's actions in neighboring Ukraine.

The Trump administration announced the sanctions Thursday ahead of a trip by U.S. President Donald Trump to Paris, where he and Russian President Vladimir Putin will both be visiting on Sunday to mark the 100th anniversary of the end of World War I.

Thursday's news about new sanctions affect two Ukrainians, one Russian and nine organizations in Ukraine and Russia. The U.S. Treasury Department said the sanctions affect two people...


Published By: Africa.. - 7 days ago

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