AFTER FOUR YEARS OF WESTERN SANCTIONS, RUSSIA DIGS IN FOR LONG HAUL

While the West's sanctions against Russia have been in place for four years now, it's easy to lose sight of just how effective they are. In fact, Russia has largely handled them. But the latest round of US sanctions and a set of new Russian 'counter-sanctions' may be about to make the sanctions war much more costly.

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