Tuesday, August 4, 2015   

US clamps down on Ukraine assets, travel
(03-06 21:04)

US President Barack Obama moved to impose visa bans “in response to Russia's ongoing violation of Ukraine's sovereignty and territorial integrity.''
In an executive order, Obama also authorized the blocking of property of “those who are most directly involved in destabilizing Ukraine, including the military intervention in Crimea,'' the State Department said.


   
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