US considering sanctions on Ukraine

The US State Department has said it is considering sanctions against Ukraine if security forces intensify a crackdown on anti-government protesters in the country.

“All policy options, including sanctions, are on the table, in our view, but obviously that still is being evaluated,” department spokeswoman Jen Psaki told reporters on Wednesday.

Congress may consider legislation to deny visas to Ukrainian officials or to freeze their American assets, according to US lawmakers.

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Double standards, anyone? We will cite you at the very next occupy crackdown raid in the US or EU and shout “sanctions!” – deal?

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