As promised, The United States and its allies around the world soon punished Russia for crossing the Ukrainian border Lack of respect for European territorial sovereignty.
Despite urgent calls for negotiations and dialogues from the west, on Monday, Putin crossed the border line and recognized the separatist regions as independent republics Ukrainian women from Donetsk and Lugansk. Measures are sure to increase after the large-scale attack in the early hours of Thursday.
The agreement with the rebels included sending Russian troops Realize the scenarios that the United States has already foreseen.
But the answers did not take long to arrive. The president of the United States, Joe Biden, considered that Vladimir Putin began his invasion of Ukraine and declared a total blockade of large Russian financial institutions. The Democratic president also noted that the recognition of Ukrainian territories as republics is a provocation from Moscow.
“Who does Putin think he gives him the right to declare new “states” on the territory belonging to his neighbors?” Biden noted in his speech. While detailing the scope of the first of the measures imposed by his government on Moscow.
“We are implementing sanctions on Russia’s sovereign debt. This means that we cut off the Russian government from Western funding”, The US president announced in a speech.
Russia, therefore, ” can no longer raise money in the West It cannot negotiate its new debt in our markets or in European markets,”he said.
This measure They can affect the value of the ruble and increase the cost of imported products For Russian consumers.
Another target is the financial sector. “We are applying mass blockade sanctions against two major Russian financial institutions, VIP (bank…
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