US sanctions 'strangle' of Russia not working - Peskov

Dmitry Peskov, Kremlin Press Secretary

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# 16 June 2022 08:06 (UTC +04:00)

Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov told RIA News on Wednesday that the United States' attempts to "strangle" Moscow with sanctions are not "working out." APA reports citing Teletrader.

"Here you can even (...) listen to international experts and experts in these countries, including in America, who are now already saying that something is not working out with these strangulation attempts," he underlined.

Yesterday, Russian President Vladimir Putin and his counterpart, Chinese President Xi Jinping, agreed to expand their two countries' cooperation in the fields of energy, finance, and industry.