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Professor Randy Stone on sanctions against Russia

Professor Randy Stone
University of Rochester
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www.sas.rochester.edu/psc/stone/
Professor Randy Stone
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On Tuesday, the European Union announced new proposed sanctions against Russia. The move comes after new evidence has emerged of Russians executing Ukrainian civilians in a suburb near Kyiv. The sanctions would include a ban on coal imports; it would also include exports to Russia, like semiconductors and computers.

Meanwhile, the Biden administration is considering intensifying U.S. sanctions. Are they working? Would it make sense to increase U.S. sanctions against Russia? Professor Randy Stone joins us this hour to help us understand the latest. Our guest:

  • Randy Stone, director of the Skalny Center for Polish and Central European Studies at the University of Rochester
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