|arya||Date: Thursday, 17-July-2014, 3:40 PM | Message # 1|
The US announced Wednesday afternoon it is imposing more sanctions on Russia over the crisis in Ukraine. A press release from the Department of Treasury says the sanctions are in response to the "continued attempts to destabilize eastern Ukraine" and the "ongoing occupation of Crimea." Notably absent is European support for the Obama administration's latest move. RT's Gayane Chichakyan offers more details with Ameera David.