How Western sanctions could affect Russia, as tensions grow on Ukrainian border

As tensions grow on the Ukrainian border, what effect could Western sanctions have on Russia? @mattfrei reports.

1/21/2022 11:40:00 PM

As tensions grow on the Ukrainian border, what effect could Western sanctions have on Russia? mattfrei reports.

With the tense stand-off between Russia and the West over Ukraine, and the US and its allies threatening even tougher sanctions, the impact of all this isn't just hurting Moscow.

Europe Editor and PresenterWith the tense stand-off between Russia and the West over Ukraine, and the US and its allies threatening even tougher sanctions, the impact of all this isn’t just hurting Moscow.

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