Explainer-How the U.S. could tighten sanctions on Russia

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By Daphne Psaledakis WASHINGTON (Reuters) – The United States has imposed several rafts of sanctions on Russia over its invasion of Ukraine in February, targeting its central bank, major lenders, oligarchs and Russian President Vladimir Putin. Here are some ways in which the United States could further increase sanctions on Russia. ENERGY The European Union’s executive on Wednesday proposed the toughest package of sanctions yet against Moscow for its war in Ukraine, including a planned embargo on Russian oil. Diplomats said talks were complex but many expressed confidence all 27 EU governments…

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