Russia warns US of tangible losses after additional sanctions


Newscast Media MOSCOW—Russia warned the US on Wednesday that economic
sanctions imposed by Washington against Moscow over the Ukrainian crisis will only
further worsen relations between the two countries.

“Washington will gain nothing from such decisions except for further complication of
Russian-American relations and the creation of an unfavorable atmosphere in
international affairs, where the cooperation between our countries often plays a key
role,” a statement released by the Russian foreign ministry stated.

“We have repeatedly spoken about the illegitimacy and groundlessness of the US
sanctions against Russia,” it said, commenting on a new package of sanctions
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