Obama says US, Europe prepping sanctions on Russia's economic sectors if it invades Ukraine

  • by: JULIE PACE , Associated Press
  • Updated: April 25, 2014 - 9:35 AM

SEOUL, South Korea — The U.S. and Europe are laying the groundwork to sanction broad sectors of Russia's economy if Moscow invades eastern Ukraine, President Barack Obama said Friday, even as he acknowledged that those sanctions may fail to deter Vladimir Putin.

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