September 14, 2014 - The United States remains
steadfast in its position against Russian
efforts to destabilize eastern Ukraine. On
Friday, the U.S.
Department of the Treasury added additional
sanctions against Russia's largest bank (Sberbank),
energy and defense sectors.
The most hard hit was Russia's exportation of goods,
services and technology for oil drilling. The
E.U. has as well placed sanctions against
and defense sectors and have also included
Western leaders indicated further sanctions will
take place as long as
sends weapons and troops into
to bolster separatist forces fighting the