Russian sanctions

Putin assesses losses of Europe and Russiafrom sanctions

Putin assesses losses of Europe and Russiafrom sanctions

Russian President Vladimir Putin said that Russia and Europe both have endured losses as a result of the sanctions standoff, but the losses that Europe has encountered are far more serious in some respects. …

Kremlin: Russia never initiates sanctions 

Kremlin: Russia never initiates sanctions 

Russia was not the initiator of the sanctions exchange, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said. According to him, this counter-sanctions is a necessary measure. "Every cloud has a silver lining, so …

 Vladimir Putin cancels some measures against Turkey

Vladimir Putin cancels some measures against Turkey

Russian President Vladimir Putin has signed a decree "On the abolition of some special economic measures against the Turkish Republic." The document was published on the official website of legal …

Putin: Russia has no plans to impose sanctions on Georgia

Putin: Russia has no plans to impose sanctions on Georgia

Russian President Vladimir Putin said there is no need to impose sanctions on Tbilisi, out of respect for the Georgian people. He does not see it necessary to demand a criminal case was launched against the …

Kremlin: no decision yet on sanctions against Georgia

Kremlin: no decision yet on sanctions against Georgia

The Kremlin has noted Russian lawmakers’ tough and unanimous stance on anti-Russian provocations in Georgia, but the country’s leadership has not made a decision on economic measures against Tbilisi yet, Russian presidential spokesman …

"Moscow and Washington not only can but must cooperate"

"Moscow and Washington not only can but must cooperate"

Russian President Vladimir Putin received U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo at his Bocharov Ruchei residence in Sochi yesterday. Prior to the meeting, Pompeo held talks with Russian Foreign Minister …

 Russia bans oil exports to Ukraine

Russia bans oil exports to Ukraine

The Russian government has banned exports of Russian oil and petroleum products to Ukraine, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said. "[The Russian government] bans exports of Russian oil and petroleum products …

 Russia imposes New Year sanctions on Ukraine

Russia imposes New Year sanctions on Ukraine

Russia introduced a ban on import of a number of goods from Ukraine. The corresponding decree was signed by Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev. According to the government press service, the signed decree introduces …

Russia introduces sensational sanctions against Ukraine

Russia introduces sensational sanctions against Ukraine

Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev signed a government decree introducing special economic measures against 322 Ukrainian citizens and 68 companies, according to the government resolution published on the Russian …

Medvedev clarifies new sanctions against Ukraine

Medvedev clarifies new sanctions against Ukraine

The countersanctions against Ukraine that President Vladimir Putin has ordered the Russian government to elaborate will be endorsed shortly, and relevant resolutions have been drafted, Russian Prime Minister Dmitry …

Russian postpones lifting of food embargo until 2020

Russian postpones lifting of food embargo until 2020

Russia's President Vladimir Putin has signed a decree on extension of Russian counter-sanctions until December 31, 2019, according to the document published on the website of legal information. "To extend from …

Italy declares war on anti-Russian sanctions

Italy declares war on anti-Russian sanctions

Italy’s Prime Minister Jiuseppe Conte advocates a review of the anti-Russia sanctions system. "The new government of Italy will be seeking that the sanction policy against Russia be reviewed, especially those …