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Will impose more sanctions on Russia: US treasury secretary Yellen in India

Yellen's statement comes days after Biden made a surprise visit to Ukraine's capital Kyiv

US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen met with Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on the sidelines of a G20 meeting on Thursday
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US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen met with Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman on the sidelines of a G20 meeting

Arup Roychoudhury New Delhi
The US and its allies will look to impose further sanctions on Russia, US Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen said on Thursday, days after President Joe Biden’s visit to Ukraine, and the war in Europe entering its second year.

“We will continue to work with our partners to impose further sanctions on Russia,” Yellen said on the sidelines of the Group of 20 (G20) meeting of finance ministers and central bank governors (FMCBG).

Her statement was backed by some of the partners later in the day, the other members of Group of Seven (G7) — Canada, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, and the UK.

“We

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First Published: Feb 23 2023 | 8:58 PM IST

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