US imposes sanctions on Russian leaders and family members of Putin and Lavrov — RT EN

6 Apr 2022 4:54 pm

Washington has announced new personal sanctions in connection with the Ukraine war. They are aimed at Prime Minister of Russia Mikhail Mishustin, ex-President Dmitry Medvedev, Vladimir Putin’s children, the wife and daughter of Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov.

In view of the Ukraine war, the US announced a new large package of anti-Russian sanctions on Wednesday. Personal sanctions were imposed on senior Russian politicians and family members of President Vladimir Putin and Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov. It is about Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin, former President, Prime Minister and now Deputy Head of the Russian Security Council Dmitry Medvedev, Vladimir Putin’s adult children, Sergei Lavrov’s wife and daughter.

In addition, the US banned new investments in the Russian economy and imposed “full blocking sanctions” on the main Russian state-owned companies, the largest Russian financial institution Sberbank and the largest private bank Alfa Bank.

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