Sanctions and Ukraine

The Russian incursion into Crimea and its involvement with Ukrainian separatists prompted the imposition of an initial set of sanctions. Have they had any impact? The speculation is that Mr. Putin’s decision to stop meddling in Ukraine was prompted by threats of much more robust sanctions — especially in the energy sector. Current sanctions have had some bite as well.

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s