- Dec 1, 2017
- Reaction score
- Political Leaning
Switzerland breaks neutral status to sanction Russia over Ukraine invasion
Switzerland announced Monday it was adopting the EU's sanctions against Russia, which include freezing Vladimir Putin's assets.
- Switzerland's federal council said Monday it was adopting the EU's sanctions against Russia.
- The package includes freezing Putin's personal assets, effective immediately.
- Switzerland also said it was closing its airspace to Russian aircraft and bar people close to Putin from entering.