State Duma not afraid of sanctions, addresses USA and EU

18 March 2014 12:40

Lawmakers of the State Duma believe that any sanctions will help to unite political elite of Russia, UNIAN reports.

Lawmakers of the State Duma unanimously adopted a statement, where they ask President of the USA Barack Obama and politicians of the EU to impose sanctions against them that were introduced on March 17 due to the situation in Ukraine. 353 lawmakers voted for this decision, ITAR-TASS reports.