Navalny case, the US imposes sanctions on 7 Russian perpetrators VIDEO
The appeal to Moscow: "Release him immediately and without conditions"
"We repeat our call for an immediate and unconditional release of Alexei Navalny": this was announced by some American leaders protected by anonymity, announcing the sanctions against several Russian senior leaders in response to the poisoning of the anti-Putin opposition leader. convicted of violating the terms of probation.
Executives have not yet identified those affected. The sanctions are the first of the Biden presidency against Russia but probably not the last: according to administration sources, they are the first of several steps by the Biden government "to respond to numerous destabilizing actions".
The sanctions, which particularly affect seven high-level leaders, were decided "in close collaboration with our EU partners" and are a "clear signal" sent to Moscow, explained the leader.
(Unioneonline / F)