U.S. extends sanctions against Russia for Kremlin’s aggression in Ukraine

19:13, 5 March 2019

The White House has officially extended the anti-Russian sanctions for the ongoing aggression in Ukraine. President Donald Trump signed the respective decree, which insists that the Russian Federation's actions pose threat to Ukraine's peace, safety and sovereignty, also embezzling its assets.

The sanctions were first imposed in 2014 and extended multiple times ever since.