RUSSIAN companies will be banned from selling caviar, timber and silver to Britain in new trade crackdown.
Vladimir Putin and his Ukrainian invasion partner Belarus will also have to reckon with high tariffs on diamonds and rubber.
Secretary of State Liz Truss said, “Today’s sanctions hit the generals and defense contractors who have blood on their hands.”
A fresh round of sanctions has hit a number of Putin’s top generals and defense contractors.
It comes after a series of horrific attacks on civilians and buildings in Ukraine.
Intelligence chiefs pointed fingers at Russia for deliberately targeting innocent people every day.
The Chancellor is in Washington to rally international allies to pump more money into Ukraine to keep it afloat.
Truss added: “The depravity of the Russian attack on the Ukrainian people is plain for all to see.
“They are intentionally targeting hospitals, schools and transport hubs in Mariupol and beyond – just like they did in Chechnya and Syria.”
https://www.the-sun.com/news/5176374/russian-banned-caviar-britain/ Russian companies have been banned from selling caviar, wood and silver to Britain after the atrocities in Ukraine