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US media: Washington is very serious about imposing new anti-Russian sanctions

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The US administration continues to develop additional sanctions against Russia, reports TASS Post by Bloomberg.




According to sources in the US administration, "the decision to impose sanctions should not be politicized, and therefore the discussions on this matter are being held behind closed doors."

New sanctions can be taken in respect of persons caught in the so-called "Kremlin list". The administration also believes that in the matter of new restrictions, the United States should come out in a united front with its European allies.

We work a lot (in this area), we take it very seriously, it is a matter of national security,
said a senior government source.

Recall that in late January, the US Treasury Department published an open version of the “Kremlin list”, in which almost all members of the Russian government, as well as businessmen with a fortune (according to the Treasury) $ 1 billion or more, were included. The USA then stressed that the list is not a sanction, but later restrictions may be imposed on these persons.
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  1. siberalt
    siberalt 22 February 2018 09: 13
    +1
    It turns out strange. They impose sanctions on a serious basis, and for us this is only heck. Maybe they’re injected incorrectly, or they don’t know how? belay
    1. Spartanez300
      Spartanez300 22 February 2018 09: 16
      +2
      I’m all interested in the question of when will we begin to respond with something to these attacks, or we just have nothing or are we afraid of something, the policy is not clear in my opinion for us it is also a matter of national security.
      1. siberalt
        siberalt 22 February 2018 09: 18
        0
        And why answer when we get high from this? lol As they say, relax and have fun.
        1. Spartanez300
          Spartanez300 22 February 2018 09: 21
          +2
          Yes, in my opinion there is no where to relax further, but there will be enough pleasures for a long time.
          1. siberalt
            siberalt 22 February 2018 09: 22
            0
            But there is no limit to pleasure! laughing But personally, I do not participate in this.
        2. cniza
          cniza 22 February 2018 09: 21
          +5
          According to sources in the US administration, "the decision to impose sanctions should not be politicized, and therefore the discussions on this matter are being held behind closed doors."


          Solid verbiage.
          1. siberalt
            siberalt 22 February 2018 09: 25
            +1
            Verbiage - akin to self-gratification, "understand"? lol Or does someone else not know this yet?
        3. Anarchist
          Anarchist 22 February 2018 09: 22
          +8
          Quote: siberalt
          They impose sanctions on a serious basis, and for us this is only heck.

          This is for you, me and other people in the street, and many have serious difficulties in connection with the sanctions:
          US sanctions against Russia: who will be in the expanded "Kremlin list"
          gazeta.ru/business/2018/02/19/...
          February 19
          Turbo · Due to the aggravation of the situation around Ukraine, the United States has several times imposed sanctions on Russia and Russian citizens, experts comment. “Since 2014, there have been approximately 45 reports that sanctions will be introduced or those measures already in place be strengthened. ... Foreign companies began to include in the agreements with the Russian side the so-called “sanction clause”, according to which, if it suddenly opens up that the counterparty was under sanctions, the other side has the right to terminate the contract, ”says Alexander Bazykin. In February, Dmitry Pumpyansky, an American subsidiary of TMK, postponed an IPO on the New York Stock Exchange. Hide
          The impact of sanctions on the Russian economy. Consequences of the imposition of sanctions. Russian economy ...
          fb.ru/article... sanktsiy-na...sanktsiy...
          Sanctions (from the EU) were imposed on the largest Russian financial institutions, such as VTB, Sberbank, VEB. In particular, since the beginning of August, EU citizens have been prohibited from purchasing certain types of securities of these institutions. According to analysts, in practice this means only one thing - these Russian banks cease to have access to capital markets. ... Consider the aspect relating to the most serious, according to experts, countermeasures of the Russian authorities - the ban on the import of products from the EU. Many analysts believe that European agricultural producers suffered from the embargo very significantly. Deliveries to Russia for many of them were a guarantee of profitability, and for some businesses it was the main sales channel. Hide

          And this is only a small part ...
          Suffer from all sides. And all this affects the economy, salaries!
          1. zyzx
            zyzx 22 February 2018 10: 26
            0
            No matter how it affects salaries. The main sanctions affecting the salary, economic block, Gaidar's chicks.
            1. Anarchist
              Anarchist 22 February 2018 10: 32
              +4
              But what does not affect you ... In the Stavropol Territory there are plants producing fertilizers, the lion's share of the products was exported. You tell the workers of those factories, you won’t wash off the spit!
        4. theadenter
          theadenter 22 February 2018 10: 20
          0
          Quote: siberalt
          And why answer when we get high from this? lol

          No need to justify outright chaos. You need to answer. Not with notes of protest, but with quite clear diplomatic steps.
      2. Metallurg_2
        Metallurg_2 22 February 2018 14: 01
        0
        I’m all interested in the question when will we begin to respond with something to these attacks


        When the government is in power, which is not indifferent to national interests.
    2. ancestors from Don
      ancestors from Don 22 February 2018 09: 17
      +3
      They all know how, even better than the Prosecutor General’s Office of Russia, now these nouveau riche people will rush around and bargain for freedom, everything that’s “earned by overwork” cannot be legalized anywhere, like you don’t spend a lot of money, it’s strict in the West. By the way, these are the only sanctions that I unconditionally support, it’s a pity the stolen from the Russian people that will not return to the country.
      1. oldseaman1957
        oldseaman1957 22 February 2018 09: 24
        0
        Quote: ancestors from the Don
        sorry just stolen from the Russian people in the country will not return.
        - And this question would be worth considering, so that the withdrawn capitals would be returned and reckoned in advance with such thoughts. And now: the raven - the crow ...
        1. ancestors from Don
          ancestors from Don 22 February 2018 09: 28
          +1
          Just think of a list of Russian officials with a fortune of more than 1 billion dollars !!! Personally, I am deeply disgusted to defend the thieves who robbed the country under the guise of patriotism, when they stole they didn’t think about the people. As A.I. said Swan: "Wealth should be with the people, and not at the expense of the people."
      2. Northern warrior
        Northern warrior 22 February 2018 09: 37
        0
        Everything will return, but on the bayonets of Russian soldiers. Russians always come for their money, so it is better for the “partners” to immediately procure tens of millions of plastic bags for corpses!
    3. Ural resident
      Ural resident 22 February 2018 09: 48
      0
      They all do the right thing — they click on Putin’s inner circle so that this so-called elite will overthrow him.
    4. mac789
      mac789 22 February 2018 10: 03
      +1
      They will squeeze several of our rich Pinocchio to the nail ... So they need it.
    5. To be or not to be
      To be or not to be 22 February 2018 10: 26
      +2
      "
      Putin commented on the proposal to introduce new sanctions against Russia. The initiator of anti-Russian measures this time was the United States Secretary of State Rex Tillerson.
      Vladimir Putin answered the question of journalists clearly and clearly.
      "Yes, sanctions are harmful to our economy, it’s stupid to deny. But it’s even more stupid to think that we are not adapting. At the moment, there is an active restructuring of the economy under the domestic market and building ties with our Asian partners. Remember my words. The time will come when the USA will regret his choice, this is not a threat, but a reminder. "
    6. Piramidon
      Piramidon 22 February 2018 10: 37
      0
      Quote: siberalt
      Maybe they’re injected incorrectly, or they don’t know how?

      This is more - "work for the public." Like, it will be so with everyone who dares to blather something against us. Look how terrible we are, fear us and obey! am
  2. Vlad Morozov
    Vlad Morozov 22 February 2018 09: 19
    +1
    How much Russians already hate Pindoclox! They themselves achieved that they were hated. Drive the sanctions into a causal place!
  3. Egorovich
    Egorovich 22 February 2018 09: 24
    +1
    "Fashington is very serious about imposing new sanctions against Russia." Well, enter, scared units. And those few who are afraid will come to Russia.
  4. sgr291158
    sgr291158 22 February 2018 09: 25
    0
    Do you think of something new?
  5. ML-334
    ML-334 22 February 2018 09: 26
    0
    It would not be a bad idea to introduce the “Kremlin government” into the American one — let them also work for the good of the American people, as they are now for the “good” of the Russian people.
  6. Pacifist
    Pacifist 22 February 2018 09: 34
    0
    Washington takes very seriously new anti-Russian sanctions

    Serious of idiocy is a sign of mental retardation.
  7. seregatara1969
    seregatara1969 22 February 2018 09: 38
    0
    Well, enter sanctions against members of the government so that all accounts in America and Europe get theirs back at all
  8. mikh-korsakov
    mikh-korsakov 22 February 2018 09: 39
    +1
    I’m sure that honesty has long been ripe, without diplomacy, because diplomacy is the ability to hide one’s intentions, the explanation of the authorities with the people about our foreign policy. This is not indifferent to the people, people, not fat cats, suffer from sanctions. The reference to the fact that the pilot is not obliged to discuss his actions with passengers is incorrect, because soon passengers will choose a pilot. and if the pilot ignores the passengers, it is likely that instead of the pilot they will choose an eloquent cadet. No details needed. it is necessary that everyone understands that our leadership can and is capable of taking sanctions in the war.
  9. rocket757
    rocket757 22 February 2018 09: 55
    +2
    Giggle! What do you do?
    Beyond the hillock their world is unambiguous, their rules, for our thieves there are smeared with honey, they are smeared with that honey for the most I don’t want to ... they will lick the honey from them, now it depends on us?
    Do the process of replacing one thief with the following, sho change again? Suppose shaw new will be storing honey here ??? Whoever believes in this?
  10. rotmistr60
    rotmistr60 22 February 2018 10: 14
    +2
    sanction decision should not be politicized
    This cannot be because it cannot be in essence. The imposition of any sanctions is already a political action - putting pressure on the country's economy to achieve its goal. I wonder how the Americans manage to decide on the imposition of sanctions without politicizing it? The poor started talking that they themselves were losing the meaning of what was happening.
  11. Prisoner
    Prisoner 22 February 2018 10: 41
    0
    For God's sake! The problem is that we treat them very lightly. I would even say frivolously. lol
  12. Opera
    Opera 22 February 2018 11: 02
    +1
    The most serious response to anti-Russian sanctions will be to disconnect all the prowlers from the Internet! That's right so on personalities from the Military Review and start! Phone call ... "Hello comrade, Anarchist, are you feeling bad ?! Sanctions have strangled you ?! Take care of yourself and don’t think about it, we’ll turn off the Internet for a month! And be sure to call your comrades Sibiralt and Radomir! get well. Good luck! "
    1. rocket757
      rocket757 22 February 2018 12: 16
      +1
      What for? Old rake.
      Power without criticism becomes, at best, loose, and may not become viable.
      Movement, sales, any movement of this life, otherwise it turns out a mossy swamp.
      My personal opinion. We choose ourselves, we decide how to act.
      1. Opera
        Opera 22 February 2018 12: 58
        0
        Criticism is necessary if it is constructive. Here is your previous post is that criticism ?!
        1. rocket757
          rocket757 22 February 2018 14: 19
          +1
          Not criticism, not constructive. I just don’t believe the whole current system. I do not believe that elections can change anything. The grumbling of the old ... is shorter than the former in fact.
          When I see that criticism can change something, I will speak objectively, constructively.
          At the expense of banning what is unpleasant, at the old rake, there will be no benefit.
          Criticize in the case, there will be more benefit. We have the right to grumble, this is a bonus to age.
          1. Opera
            Opera 22 February 2018 15: 25
            0
            ))))) And they believed the previous system ?! Then there were elections too ?!))))))))) Remember ?! The fact is, that elections and all this democracy are not in the Russian tradition at all from the word at all!)))
            1. rocket757
              rocket757 22 February 2018 19: 50
              +1
              And the previous system kicked me specifically. I myself advise everyone not to step on the rake, but I have fallen under the present, though a long time ago, in those dashing 90 years.
              So there is something to compare ... the secretary of the city party committee (not the first, the department of something there) could complicate life and a career \ ditch at a time. Later I was convinced that I can deprive the servicemen and the judges of everything!
              Well, in the past, I evaluate then and now according to my own understanding and years lived.
              Then it was bad, but more good, most importantly kinder, more human as it was!
              Now the bias towards the bad is bigger and about kindness to the person everything is much worse.
              Not to say that there is or will be unbearable, but I would prefer to transfer what is good now in those days, and not vice versa!
              That is my feeling. I do not impose an opinion on anyone, but if they understand, I will be glad.
  13. vladimirvn
    vladimirvn 22 February 2018 11: 17
    0
    The war is in full swing. And ours do not finish.
  14. Alex-a832
    Alex-a832 22 February 2018 12: 45
    +3
    To say that sanctions in no way negatively affect our economy is a fallacy and self-deception. They influence, but not at all in the same way as the "sanctioners" expect from us. They hoped that we would follow the path of the USSR of the 80s or let go of inflation and our economy would drown in it, as in the 98th, and our “partners” counted on a lot. In fact, the steps taken by the Russian authorities to overcome the crisis can be called successful, but there are a number of “tar spoons” that entail fair outrage among the people. Russia is trying to ride on the rails of capitalism with one foot, and the second on the rails of socialism. It is good to continue this ambivalent situation with the risk of not only tearing your pants, but also “stretching”, you can earn time to lose masks and embark on the path of socialism. The West expected from our business that prices and tariffs would be inflated, but broke off. Of course, there were attempts, but through state-owned companies and controlled oligarchs, the government besieged the market, starting to cut purchase prices from last year - a smart move, you can’t say anything. But in the end, the pressure ends not only with a reduction in the revenues and losses of contractors and subchickens, but also with the ruin of many of them, as well as of the services that lived on their "fat" incomes until 2014. It is necessary to measure the reasonableness of pressure and accompany this with the creation of real jobs for the redundant staff of a bankrupt business so that they can wait out this difficult period. Without this, the economy works for us, but everything is somehow crooked and oblique, and we grow the “fifth column” ourselves. Since we are more inclined towards socialist development, then we need to move on to state regulation, with the exception of a certain sector of free enterprise, which, if possible, can be supported.
    PS: I immediately say to the pro-communist comrades that our former political elites had the opportunity to cope with similar difficulties in the 80s and 90s, but they became interested only in the selfish interest for which they merged both the Union and its legacy. What is sad - I did not notice much change in this environment - all the same desire to live according to the laws of the chicken coop: to sit higher, peck at our neighbor and us ... at the bottom. I don’t see any ideological among them, only feigned ones - apparently, by criteria, they don’t crawl into the party ranks ...
    1. rocket757
      rocket757 22 February 2018 14: 34
      +2
      Oh, I wrote a lot, in principle it’s true, but in short - What kind of bastards are they, they almost ruined such a country.
      Today, we have a big bias hybrid and it goes further and further. The old generation will leave, and the new one will get used to living under capitalism. I do not believe that the fat belly will give everything and go to the popular, working masses. The authorities will support them, because that's why it is clear.
      What kind of capitalist future awaits us, I won’t guess, but consider all countries to live like this, in principle, this is also possible. We will probably have to leave the last illusions, not live in the past, but build life in a new way.
      Otherwise, only a radical option as in October 1917. Someone wants this, and most importantly someone can do it?
      1. Alex-a832
        Alex-a832 22 February 2018 15: 08
        +1
        Greetings! hi
        A little boiled up - let the steam down. Unfortunately, maybe fortunately with us historically everything depends more on the leader. It is a pity that far from always strong leaders leave strong successors. I try to look at the past only as a lesson from history. We must look for new options, taking into account old mistakes. I very much hope that Chinese socialism will also become a definite example, so that Russia does not slip into capitalism.
        We will believe in the best. Life without faith is disgusting.
        1. Opera
          Opera 22 February 2018 15: 38
          0
          Chinese socialism ?! What are you speaking about?!))))))