Perspective: Kirton McConkie Law Blog

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The impact of U.S. sanctions on Russia and Crimea to international trade

In a visit to Salt Lake City earlier this year, His Excellency Sergey I. Kislyak, the Ambassador of the Russian Federation to the United States, argued that the United States should remove the sanctions it has imposed upon Russia and the Crimea region. Complaining that “principles of free trade are easily hijacked for political purposes,” he stated, “[t]he more economic relations we have, the better it is for political relations.” Read More