US warns of tougher sanctions against Russia over Ukraine
America says it’ll impose stricter sanctions on Russia if it continues to do this against Ukraine.
Obama will continue to support Ukraine.
The risk of tougher penalties originated from the US ambassador for the UN, Samantha Power in a interview This Week.
“The forces are doing in each six or eight towns they have been activing the identical thing. So definitely it contains the tell-tale signs of Moscow’s participation. Of course if steps such as the type we’ve observed during the last few days proceed, you’re likely to visit a ramping-up of these sanctions.”
However, Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said Kyiv was “demonstrating its failure to take responsibility for the fate of the country.”
Meanwhile, NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen has repeated his concern about characteristics in certain of the separatists’ look compared to that of Russian soldiers who seized control in Crimea.
It uses he informed that Russia’s military manoeuvres around the Ukraine border risk stoking concerns.