US promises new sanctions against Russia


The Ministry of Finance U.S. working on new sanctions against the Russian Federation. Information about them will appear in the near future.

New sanctions against Russia promises to introduce in the near future. This was stated by the head of the Department of the Treasury Steven Mnuchin, said on Wednesday, February 14, RIA Novosti.

He noted that the Ministry of Finance is developing new sanctions.

"We are actively working on these sanctions," said Finance Minister Steven Mnuchin in the framework of the hearings in the Senate on the budget.

He stressed that the Ministry fully supports the introduction of restrictions.

"I can answer for my part the work — introduction of sanctions against oligarchs and government leaders... that Is so not true (that the US will not impose sanctions against Russia and not serious about it. - ed.)", - said the Minister.

He added that he would discuss the issue at a closed briefing with bankers, providing them with sensitive information.

Recall, January 30, the United States released new sanctions list which was called "the Kremlin report." It included high-ranking Russian officials and businessmen.

As reported the defendants "Kremlin report" $386 billion

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