RUSSIA (OBSERVATORY) – Russia’s response to the new US sanctions may be the restriction of American goods. This statement was made by the Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev.
The head of government stressed that not only American securities are on the Russian market, but also a number of other goods that are manufactured and supplied by the US business.
Medvedev added that Russian President Vladimir Putin will take the final decision on the response to US sanctions.
April 6, the US Treasury announced the expansion of anti-Russian sanctions. The black list included 24 Russian businessmen and officials, as well as 14 legal entities.
The press secretary of the Russian president Dmitry Peskov noted that Russia will not take hasty decisions and respond to US sanctions after their analysis.