Obama signs document on economic sanctions against Russia

March 20, 2014 Interfax, Interfax
U.S. President Barack Obama announced on Thursday that he had signed a document allowing sanctions to be imposed on Russia's key economic sectors.

U.S. President Barack Obama announced on Thursday that he had signed a document allowing sanctions to be imposed on Russia's key economic sectors.

I have signed a new order which gives the right to impose sanctions with respect to the key sectors of the Russian economy, the head of the White House said in Washington.

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