The United States imposed sanctions on Turkey’s defense industry following its purchase of the Russian S-400s
The European Union will launch a total economic war against Russia. This was stated by the Minister of Finance of France Bruno Le Maire in an interview with France Info radio.
"We will launch a total economic and financial war against Russia," the minister said. "The Russian people will bear the consequences."
European leaders adopted a package of sanctions against Russia in 5 key areas - financial, energy, transport, export controls, a ban on financial exports and visa policy. This was said after the meeting, which lasted until late at night, said the President of the European Commission Ursula von der Leyen.
The United Kingdom will announce today the first series of economic sanctions that will hit Russia very hard. This was stated by British Prime Minister Boris Johnson after a crisis meeting held at 10 Downing Street, world agencies reported.
More sanctions will follow in the event of a Russian invasion of Ukraine, he warned.