We, with our global partners, stand with Ukraine in opposing Russia's ongoing efforts to undermine Ukrainian security, sovereignty and territorial integrity.
According to the US State Department, Washington's new set of restrictions have been introduced in coordination with the European Union and Canada.
"Today's action targets individuals and entities playing a role in Russia's unjustified attacks on Ukrainian naval vessels in the Kerch Strait, the purported annexation of Crimea, and backing of illegitimate separatist government elections in eastern Ukraine", the U.S. Treasury said in a March 15 statement.
Last November, the Russian navy captured 24 Ukrainian sailors and their vessels in the Kerch Strait, which links the Black and Azov seas.
Speaking in occupied Crimea, which he visited on the fifth anniversary of the occupation of the Ukrainian peninsula by Russia, he said "Ukraine treated Crimea very, very dishonestly, the fundamental rights of citizens were violated: the right to language, the right to education in their native language, the economy of Crimea and the city of Sevastopol was destroyed, in fact, it was the annexation", the press service of the lower house of the Russian parliament told UNIAN. "The Honourable Chrystia Freeland, Minister of Foreign Affairs, is announcing these sanctions on 114 individuals and 15 entities, under the Special Economic Measures Act".
No confirmed measles in MidCentral, but it could spread
In the U.S. , 228 individual cases of measles have been confirmed in 12 states , by the CDC, between January 1 to March 7, 2019. The CDC says the majority of cases involve people who were not vaccinated against measles.
"The measures now apply to a total of 170 persons and 44 entities", the Council of European Union pointed out. Russian Federation seized the Ukrainian vessels and detained 24 people on board after they failed to respond to demands to stop.
On 25 November, Ukraine's Berdyansk and Nikopol gunboats and the Yany Kapu tugboat illegally crossed the Russian maritime border as they sailed toward the Kerch Strait, the entrance to the Sea of Azov. We will continue to take necessary action together in response to Russia's efforts to destabilise Ukraine.
The six defence firms were targeted over their operations in Crimea, where the USA says several "misappropriated Ukrainian state assets to provide services to the Russian military".
Among them are Russian shipbuilding giant Zelenodolsk, the hydroacoustic equipment producer Okeanpribor, a diesel engine supplier to the Russian military, Zvezda, and an electronic parts supplier to the military, Fiolent.
The billionaire was slapped with sanctions in April previous year, which targeted tycoons with close ties to the Kremlin.
I'm just tryna get everyone to chill out and go with the flow, be mellow and think about the bigger picture. The Jackson estate adamantly denied the claims and filed a US$100 million lawsuit against HBO last month.
The researchers examined data from six USA study groups including more than 29,000 people followed for 17 ½ years on average. The study has limitations and contradicts recent research, but is likely to rekindle the long-standing debate about eggs.
Duminy joins stalwarts like Chris Gayle and Imran Tahir in announcing that the World Cup will be their swansong. It is expected that he will be part of the 15-man squad to be named by South Africa for the World Cup.
Naeem Rashid tried to overpower Brenton Tarrant and protect fellow worshippers at Al Noor Mosque but was shot as he did so. As news of the tragedy broke, video also surfaced on social media of a gunman opening fire inside one of the mosques.
The fifth-seeded TIgers (24-9) carry a six-game winning streak into a Saturday semifinal against No. 8 seed Florida (19-14). The Gators hit their stride in the second half, shooting almost 60 percent overall and 46 percent from the 3-point line.
You can tell what a guy's about by watching him play. "Yes, he was the first person I talked to after coming here. When asked if Allen and Brown would meet up in the offseason, Brown confirmed, but said they wouldn't be alone.
In the aftermath of Gunn's firing, Guardians of the Galaxy stars penned an open letter expressing their support for him. Gunn will now reportedly film " Guardians " after he finishes the sequel film. "Love you to you all".
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After drafting Hill in 2016, the Chiefs defended their decision to select a player with a domestic violence charge on his record. In 2015, before Hill was drafted by the Chiefs, he pleaded guilty to domestic assault and battery in Oklahoma.
Avec 3 buts et 1 passe décisive en 6 apparitions en Ligue 1, Gelson Martins (23 ans) a eu un impact immédiat sur l'AS Monaco . Un deal qui conviendrait à l'Atletico qui selon le journal voudrait s'en séparer et ne serait donc pas contre ce transfert.
England change five for Italy
They were uncapped rookies when Jones picked them for the 2016 tour to Australia and even then they made their presence felt. "The focus has to be on ourselves and on the things we can control, trying to play our best rugby".
Falcao explique l'échec de Henry — Monaco
Il y avait eu beaucoup de départs, beaucoup d'arrivées. "Ça prend du temps de bien se connaître", a-t-il jugé. Vous souhaitez gagner plus en perdant moins avec un VRAI guide où on ne vous vend pas du rêve?
Investors could pump $1 billion into Uber self-driving cars
Uber will actually get beaten to an IPO by its smaller rival, Lyft , which is expected to complete its IPO in the coming weeks. We've reported that Uber could be valued as high as $120 billion based on the investments its received thus far.
Hurkacz fait tomber Nishikori à Indian Wells — Tennis
Pouille, 30e au classement ATP, s'est incliné en trois sets 6-2, 3-6, 6-4 après tout juste deux heures de jeu. Au prochain tour, le Polonais sera opposé au Croate Marin Cilic (11e) ou au Canadien Denis Shapovalov (25e).