Russia Largely Shrugs off Western Sanctions

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Many experts question the impact of the sanctions on Russia’s economy. They say sanctions will not make Russia return Crimea to Ukraine. But they may force Russia to revise it’s economic priorities. Daria Bondarchuk has the story.

Turkey is issuing Russia a warning — after what appears to be the torture and killing of a Crimean Tatar earlier this month. Turkey wants to protect the ethnic Tatar community. But Ankara’s economic ties to Moscow may prevent Turkey from taking stronger action.
Natalie Carney has more.

Gary Clyde Hufbauer sits down with Phillip Yin to discuss whether intensifying EU and U.S. sanctions will change Russia’s stance on Crimea.

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