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Sanctions on Russia Will Backfire on the EU and the US

Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban (R) is welcomed by Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi before the 10th Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) in Milan on Oct. 16, 2014. (Daniel Dal Zennaro/AFP/Getty Images)
Hungarian Prime Minister Viktor Orban (R) is welcomed by Italian Prime Minister Matteo Renzi before the 10th Asia-Europe Meeting (ASEM) in Milan on Oct. 16, 2014. (Daniel Dal Zennaro/AFP/Getty Images)

Sanctions against Russia are undoubtedly having a negative effect on the Russian economy and on the political climate in the country. But they are also...




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