US authorities have announced what will lead to the disconnection of Russian territory from the SWIFT system.
US Under Secretary of State Victoria Nuland said during a hearing in the US Congress that if Russia decides to invade Ukraine, the US will apply sanctions that will lead to facto to “completely isolate Russia from the world financial system”.
As the politician explained, the consequences will be the inability to travel, trade and work for Russians and Russian companies.
The set of measures that American parliamentarians intend to apply, has she not announced, but clarified that among them there will be a stop & # 8220; Nord Stream-2 & # 8221 ;, that in such a situation the states will expect from Germany.
Recall, as Topnews wrote, on the eve of a meeting of the leaders of the two countries, in which Vladimir Putin spoke about the ineffectiveness of the sanctions, which are harmful both to Russia and the United States for a long time. Biden has announced the measures his country's authorities will take in the event of military intervention in Ukraine's affairs.
Previously, CNN and Bloomberg wrote that among the restrictive measures was limiting Ukraine's sovereign debt. Russian Federation, its disconnection from the SWIFT transfer system, restrictions on converting the ruble to other currencies.
The intentions of the United States have been confirmed by the head of the International Committee of the United States Senate, Robert Menendez.
The politician believes that they will become destructive for the Russian economy.
According to RIA & # 8220; Novosti & # 8221; he called on the authorities in Kiev, Moscow and other places, be careful of his words and remember that the Russian invasion will launch 'sanctions' that you've never seen before '.
He also insisted on including developed security measures in the US budget, but did not achieve a positive result.
& # 8220; What is discussed, at the maximum end of the spectrum, is the mother of all sanctions & # 8221;, & # 8211; he stressed, claiming that the consequences would affect not only the Russian economy, but also the & # 8220; Russian people & # 8221 ;.
Earlier, Republicans in the United States Senate blocked the inclusion of its proposed measures in the country's defense budget.
Earlier, Topnews wrote that the Kremlin has commented on new US sanctions, which they intend to apply should Russia escalate against Ukraine.