Biden ordered to allocate up to $ 200 million in military assistance to Ukraine

US President Joe Biden has issued a memorandum on the provision of military assistance to Ukraine in the amount of up to $200 million, according to the White House. “I delegate powers to the Secretary of State order the reduction of defense articles and services of the Ministry of Defense, as well as military education […]

The White House condemned the Russian law on fakes about the army

The United States condemns the law adopted in Russia criminalizing the dissemination of fakes about the actions of the Russian Armed Forces. This is stated in a statement by the official representative of the National Security Council (NSC) of the White House, Emily Horn. The Joe Biden administration “condemns the decision of the Federation Council […]

US sees no way to deprive Russia of UN Security Council membership

The American authorities see no way to deprive Russia of permanent membership in the UN Security Council, White House press secretary Jen Psaki said during a briefing. “I don’t see that possibility. We are focused on isolating Russia and holding it to account,” Psaki said (quoted by TASS). Earlier, Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba said […]

US and UK impose new sanctions against Russia

The United States has imposed a new package of sanctions against Russian politicians, businessmen and their families in connection with Russia’s special operation in Ukraine, according to the White House website. The sanctions included the head of Transneft Nikolay Tokarev, businessmen Arkady and Boris Rotenberg, the head of Rostec Sergey Chemezov, the head of VEB.RF […]

US announces blocking sanctions against Russian defense sector

The US authorities announced the introduction of blocking sanctions against the Russian defense sector, which will affect 22 organizations, TASS reports citing a statement by the White House press service. “As a result of these measures, Russian companies involved in the development and production of weapons will incur significant costs. In general, the sanctions will […]

Lay everything up – Newspaper Kommersant No. 35 (7236) dated 03/01/2022

Kommersant continues to monitor the government’s reaction to the sanctions. Yesterday, the White House’s arsenal was enriched by the Finance Ministry’s idea of ​​a new capital amnesty for their safe repatriation to Russia. Also among the ideas are the return of IT specialists to the Russian Federation and benefits for this industry. Proposals to support […]