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US tightens sanctions noose on Russia

The US Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) prohibited US persons from engaging in transactions with Russia’s central bank, its national wealth fund and finance ministry on February 28.

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"This action effectively immobilises any assets of the Central Bank of the Russian Federation held in the United States or by US persons, wherever located," the Treasury said.