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    Another slap in the face of the Russian Federation: the United States imposed new sanctions against Russia

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    The ban does not apply to gold that was outside the Russian Federation at the time the import ban came into force

    The US Treasury spoke about new sanctions against Russia / Photo: Getty Images, Collage: Today

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    The United States of America has introduced a new package of sanctions against Russia for the war in Ukraine. In particular, the United States banned the import of Russian gold.

    This is reported by the US Treasury Department.

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    “Importation into the United States of gold from the Russian Federation is prohibited, except as required by law, or licensed or otherwise authorized by the Bureau of Foreign Assets Control”the message says.

    It is noted that the ban will not apply to gold that was not on the territory of Russia at the time the order of the Ministry of Finance came into force.

    The White House also expanded the sanctions list for Russian citizens to include 57 more Russians.

    TV presenter Tina Kandelaki, KamAZ CEO Sergey Kogogin, ex-Russian Defense Minister Anatoly Serdyukov with his wife and children, and other Russians were sanctioned.

    Lithuania will do without Russian gas

    The Seimas of Lithuania at the legislative level banned the import of Russian gas. The exception is the transit of the resource through the Kaliningrad region.

    As Minister of Energy Dainius Kreivis explained, this decision will not only help improve the reliability of natural gas supplies, but will also contribute to better security in Lithuania.

    Earlier we told why Europe cannot decide to limit the price of Russian gas. We also wrote why the alarm mode was declared in Germany, and what does the war in Ukraine have to do with it. , and where does the war in Ukraine.

    Source: Segodnya

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