Measures in response to the Expansion of the sanctions list of the USA will follow, besides certainly not a " mirror ", told in the Ministry of foreign Affairs of Russia.
"To expand the sanctions list, (...), – not only another manifestation of the inability of the US administration to adequately assess what is happening in Ukraine. This – reflection rooted in the ruling circles of the USA line of informed, coherent destruction of the bases for the normalization of Russian-American relations ", – reported in the report on the Internet office of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation.
"A large-scale crisis in Ukraine, largely provoked and heated from overseas, used by the U.S. administration as a pretext for imposing unacceptable to us" behavioral model ". This time in addition to continued attempts to " fit "the penalties against Russian individuals and legal entities in the tragic canvas of what is happening in Ukraine, announced use against us illegitimate restrictions under current U.S. law regarding Iran, Syria and North Korea", - has declared the Russian foreign Ministry." again and again, Washington's moves does not care about reducing tensions in hot spots, and irritation of the independent position of Russia on the world stage, the desire to "punish" us for the rigorous pursuit of national interests, for a free choice of the inhabitants of the Crimea and Sevastopol, and thereby harm the Russian economy", - has underlined the Minister. The expansion of anti-Russian sanctions lists in the Foreign Ministry called "the next element in a series of hostile actions" by the US against Russia, undertaken during the last period of time in various fields, including military, economic, and visa." Unacceptable rhetoric in the U.S. capital prohibitive. Similar reckless course to be a growing concern, even among U.S. allies. It is costly for international stability and, without doubt, the boomerang will hit American interests", - has told the foreign Ministry." The steps of the US capital devalues his own signals about the interest in cooperation with us to solve a number of acute international issues. The futility of attempts to influence us sanctions pressure, it seems, does not teach anything of the Washington strategists. Stress: in the United States no illusions about the opportunity to continue this line without any negative consequences. Response, besides certainly not a " mirror ", we will follow ", – reported in circulation. On Wednesday it was claimed that US authorities will impose penalties against a number of Russian organizations for crimes on the non-proliferation of nuclear weapons in Iran, North Korea and Syria.