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LONDON (Reuters) – Britain on Thursday imposed new sanctions on Russian elites and businesses, targeting strategic industries including a defence company that makes drones, major shipping group Sovcomflot and top lender Gazprombank. The government said the latest steps mean Britain has imposed sanctions on banks with total assets of 500 billion pounds ($658.65 billion) and oligarchs and family members with a net worth of more than 150 billion pounds. Below are are the details of those sanctioned on Thursday: – Alfa-Bank JSC, the largest of the private banks in Russia – Alrosa, the world’s la…

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