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G7 sanctions against Russia to date are light

The Group of 7 (G7) economies “agree to intensify sanctions against Russia,” according to an April 2014 report. However, a month later, those intense sanctions seemed to have been scaled back in practice, argues guest blogger Garry R. Moore. Although … Continue reading

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Some G7 lobbyists fear sanctions against Russia will harm them also

Shortly after Russia invaded the Crimea in an effort to regain control from the Ukraine, the United States and the EU put in place economic sanctions against Russia. However, a few months later, many of the same advanced economies that … Continue reading

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