Russia’s Putin Says Western Sanctions Have Failed | Russo-Ukrainian War

Russian President Vladimir Putin said the barrage of Western sanctions imposed on Russia for its invasion of neighboring Ukraine had failed. Putin said on Monday that the West “expects a rapid upheaval in the economic and financial situation, causing panic in the markets, the collapse of the banking system and shortages in shops.” He added … Read more

Putin’s Pollock: US Seafood Imports Fuel Russia’s War Machine

MIAMI (AP) – A US ban on seafood imports from Russia on his invasion of Ukraine was supposed to sap billions of dollars from Vladimir Putin’s war machine. But loopholes in import regulations mean pollock, salmon and crab caught by Russia are likely to enter the United States anyway, via the country vital for seafood … Read more