4.9 C
Tuesday, June 25, 2024

Latest news: Sanctions

EU adopts new sanctions against Russia over Ukraine

The European Union has vowed to increase pressure on Russia "until Ukraine is liberated" as it adopted a tenth package of sanctions on Russia, a day after the first anniversary of the invasion of Ukraine.

Russia slapped with further sanctions

Australia will impose further financial sanctions and travel bans on almost 30 Russia-backed separatists and senior officials following Moscow's move to annex swathes of Ukrainian territory.

Seized Russian superyacht berths in Hawaii

A Russian-owned superyacht seized by the United States has arrived in Honolulu flying an American flag.

Russia sanctions 121 more Australians

The Russian government says it is sanctioning a further 121 Australian citizens, including a state premier, business people, army officials and journalists.

Sanctions tighten amid Russian attacks on Ukraine

Russian forces have continued to bombard cities in Ukraine while the US imposed more sanctions after civilian killings widely condemned as war crimes.

West plans more Russia sanctions over Ukraine war dead

Moscow faces more Western sanctions in retaliation for civilian killings in northern Ukraine as President Volodymyr Zelenskiy said more dead could be found in areas seized from Russian invaders.