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US Sanctions Russians, Crimeans who Threaten Ukraine

The U.S. is imposing visa restrictions on Russians and Crimeans who it says are threatening Ukraine and also has blocked the transfer of Ukrainian assets out of the United States.The White House said Thursday that President Barack Obama has signed an executive order authorizing sanctions on groups and individuals "responsible for activities undermining democratic processes or institutions in Ukraine."Mr. Obama's order did not name any targeted individuals in the asset freeze....

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