US Says Russia Sanctions Still Possible Amid Ukraine Crisis

Law360, New York (March 4, 2014, 6:19 PM EST) -- The U.S. will continue to consider leveling economic sanctions against Russia as long as the country maintains its occupation of Ukraine's Crimean peninsula, a spokeswoman for the U.S. Department of State said Tuesday.

Asked Tuesday to respond news reports indicating that the U.S. may be planning to impose sanctions within a few days against Russia — which has taken control of the Crimea region of Ukraine — State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki said that the U.S. is evaluating the situation "day-to-day," and that sanctions, such as...
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