Decoder Voices New sanctions against Russia, but it’s unclear whether Putin will care

The new round of US and EU sanctions against Russia are the toughest yet, and they might well hit their mark: Russia's business oligarchs. But that still might not be enough to change President Vladimir Putin's behavior.

By , Guest blogger

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On Tuesday, President Obama announced a new round of coordinated sanctions that the United States and Europe would be imposing on Russia in connection with its actions in Ukraine: