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February 24, 2023
Putin’s Wartime Bluster Obscures Russia’s Precarious Future
Source: The Hill
Journalist Laura Kelly
Sanctions imposed by Group of Seven (G-7) countries — the U.S., Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan and the United Kingdom — and the European Union are aimed at strangling Putin’s ability to finance his war.
Experts are still evaluating the impact.
“One of the really remarkable things about the sanctions efforts so far has been the degree of coordination with the G-7, it’s really been moving in lockstep the entire time,” said Emily Kilcrease, senior fellow and director of the energy, economics and security program at the Center for a New American Security.
“That is unusual. And to the extent that the sanctions are having success, it’s because of that,” she added.
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