US to sanction two Ukrainian break away nations from economic activities.

President Joe Biden will issue an executive order soon that will prohibit economic activity between US individuals and the two breakaway regions of eastern Ukraine that Russian President Vladimir Putin recognised as independent entities on Monday (Feb 21), the White House said. Putin’s … Continue reading US to sanction two Ukrainian break away nations from economic activities.

EU must impose sanctions immediately, Latvian Foreign minister Edgars Rinkevics wrote on Twitter.

The European Union must impose sanctions on Russia immediately after it recognised two Ukrainian breakaway regions as independent, the governments of the Baltic states of Estonia, Latvia and Lithuania said after Russia’s announcement. Russian President Vladimir Putin recognised the Donetsk and … Continue reading EU must impose sanctions immediately, Latvian Foreign minister Edgars Rinkevics wrote on Twitter.

Vladimir Putin’s recognition of breakaway regions of eastern Ukraine is a breach of international law says Boris Johnson.

Russian President Vladimir Putin’s recognition of breakaway regions of eastern Ukraine is a breach of international law, British Prime Minister Boris Johnson said on Monday (Feb 21). While Johnson was speaking, Putin signed a decree recognising the independence of the regions of … Continue reading Vladimir Putin’s recognition of breakaway regions of eastern Ukraine is a breach of international law says Boris Johnson.