The U.S. Treasury Department in January will prepare new sanctions list of Russian businessmen and companies. The journalists said the Minister of foreign Affairs Pavlo Klimkin, UNIAN reports.
He recalled that the Ukrainian side had worked with the House of representatives and Senate in the adoption of the Act on counteracting Russian influence through sanctions.
According to the head of the foreign Ministry, this law is very important, “because it extends not only to the formal list, and the logic of sanctions.”
“This list itself will be a very important lever and the lever of pressure upon Russia”, – said Klimkin.
November 15, U.S. assistant Secretary Rex Tillerson for Europe and Eurasia Wess Mitchell said about the readiness of the United States to tighten sanctions against Russia.