Can you imagine a direct confrontation between the USA and Russia? It would certainly have huge consequences. The two powers avoid direct confrontation and fight together through sanctions and wars in other countries. The purpose of sanctions is to economically harm another state. Do sanctions have a real effect or are they just a useless game? There are more and more sanctions from the USA. If you are interested in all the recent US sanctions against Russia, you can see them in the Infographics below, created by Visual Capitalist.

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