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US Freezes Russians' Assets As Ukraine Crisis Deepensi
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Luis Ramirez
March 17, 2014 11:05 PM
President Obama has imposed sanctions against seven Russian officials and four Ukrainians who supported Sunday's Russian-sponsored referendum that called for Crimea to secede from Ukraine. VOA White House correspondent Luis Ramirez reports.

US Freezes Russians' Assets As Ukraine Crisis Deepens

Luis Ramirez

Published March 17, 2014

President Obama has imposed sanctions against seven Russian officials and four Ukrainians who supported Sunday's Russian-sponsored referendum that called for Crimea to secede from Ukraine. VOA White House correspondent Luis Ramirez reports.


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by: Edward B. Mendez from: Bagram, Afghanistan
March 19, 2014 10:32 AM
LOL - who here thinks that by doing so is going to stop the people from Crimea from doing what they want? International observers during the referendum agree that the people were going to the polls freely and willingly. Let the people choose instead of being forced to swallow the "democratic" pill of control from Western nations.


by: Nikolay from: LA
March 18, 2014 12:08 AM
Thank you Obama!!!!!!! You are Hero for Russians!!!!!! Only you can grab Russians corrupt people.