the Kremlin sees as “outrageous” the situation with the introduction of new anti-Russian sanctions of the United States. This was stated to journalists the press-Secretary of Russian President Vladimir Putin on Monday, April 9, reports TASS.
“It [the situation] unconscionable terms and the rule of law, and from the point of view of violation of the standards of everything”, he said.
According to Peskov, the Russian side takes time to assess the amount of actual damages and to develop a strategy to minimize it. “This is quite a new phenomenon [the new US sanctions], and we see the first manifestations of a negative character,” — said the press Secretary of the head of state.
Earlier, on 9 April it was reported that the US sanctions have a negative hit on the Russian stock market, with stock indexes declining and the exchange rate of the ruble against world currencies. The leaders of the fall in the expected steel company and the assets of the businessmen who came to new sanctions list.