A source within the 39; White House administration announced new sanctions against the Russian Federation.
The United States intends to use the smartphone market as a tool to influence Russian policy towards Ukraine.
As Reuters reported, citing an insider in President Biden's administration, authorities could restrict the import of equipment and components in the event of a ; invasions & # 8221; The RF Armed Forces to a neighboring country.
New measures will be discussed at the White House in the near future.
Among the possible restrictions & # 8211; reduction in imports of both smartphones and major aircraft and car components, as well as a number of materials from other sectors of the economy.
< p> Thus, the US authorities intend to close the availability of a number of & # 8220; industrial and general public & # 8221; technologies, affecting both the Russians and national production.
The list includes the same tools the White House used to cut off Chinese company Huawei's access to advanced semiconductors.
Previously, Topnews wrote that Western media continue to report on the likely Russian invasion of Ukraine.
Thus, the New York Times quoted US special services, which suggested that European allies create a plan to contain aggression from Moscow.
Russian President Vladimir Putin told a Defense Ministry meeting that the United States may push Ukraine to attack Russian Crimea.