The United States has completely abandoned energy raw materials from Russia


Washington imposes a ban on all energy imports from Russia. This was announced on March 8 in a speech by US President Joe Biden, speaking at the White House about the situation around Ukraine.


Today I announce that the United States has targeted the main artery of the Russian economics. We are imposing a ban on all imports of Russian oil, gas and energy. This means that Russian oil will no longer be able to enter US ports, and the American people will deal another powerful blow to the Putin war machine.

the American leader said.

Biden noted that this decision is supported by both Democrats and Republicans, i.е. In the United States, there is a “bipartisan consensus” on this score. With its move, Washington wants to show domestic political cohesion and strong foreign policy support for Kiev. He clarified that the United States would not participate "in subsidizing Putin's war" and had previously held close consultations with its allies around the world, including in Europe.

Washington knows that the Europeans, for certain reasons, cannot yet join the boycott of Russian energy raw materials. At the same time, Biden understands that the decision will also hit the United States itself, ordinary Americans, but there is simply no other choice. Washington is obliged to take this step - to create additional problems for the Russian Federation, regardless of the costs.

Gasoline prices will rise after the ban, but we will not be tolerant of Russian aggression. We must be energetically independent

Biden added.

The President of the United States also addressed American entrepreneurs. He stressed that Moscow's actions cost everyone dearly, so now is not the time to cash in on speculation. Biden warned that his administration would not tolerate this.
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  1. Krapilin Offline Krapilin
    Krapilin (Victor) 8 March 2022 21: 01
    +1
    Lie! Who is preventing Russian oil from being "reloaded" from the "sanctions" tanker to the "correct" tanker under the "banana flag" to take this oil to the States?!
    1. greenchelman Offline greenchelman
      greenchelman (Grigory Tarasenko) 8 March 2022 23: 25
      0
      origin of oil...
    2. Vladimir Daetoya (Vladimir Daetoya) 9 March 2022 03: 21
      +2
      Well, that's how it will increase in price. And the higher the price, the angrier they will be.
  2. Bulanov Offline Bulanov
    Bulanov (Vladimir) 8 March 2022 21: 15
    +3
    The United States itself fell under its own sanctions. If they forbade Russia to use dollars, then why would they buy energy in Russia? They have already lowered the gold - they even tried to foist a fake one on the Chinese. And they no longer sell them for American cut paper. Now only shale oil remains to be extracted - to spoil and poison their own lands. It's called ecology!
  3. Oleg_5 Offline Oleg_5
    Oleg_5 (Oleg) 8 March 2022 21: 34
    +1
    MOSCOW, 8 MAR - RIA News.

    President Vladimir Putin signed a decree on special measures in the field of foreign economic activity to ensure the security of Russia.
    The head of state instructed to establish a ban on the export of products and raw materials outside the country until December 31, the list of which will be determined by the government.

    "In order to ensure the safety and smooth functioning of the industry, I decide ... To ensure the application of the following special economic measures until December 31, 2022," the message says.

    The President instructed the government to determine in two days the lists of foreign countries where the import of certain products and raw materials will be prohibited.
    1. Bakht Offline Bakht
      Bakht (Bakhtiyar) 8 March 2022 22: 00
      +2
      Is there a list of raw materials and products yet?
      1. Oleg_5 Offline Oleg_5
        Oleg_5 (Oleg) 8 March 2022 22: 03
        +1
        http://publication.pravo.gov.ru/Document/View/0001202203080005

        After two days. And a list of raw materials / products, and a list of countries.
        1. Bakht Offline Bakht
          Bakht (Bakhtiyar) 8 March 2022 22: 05
          +7
          Yes, I have looked at the site. Will wait. I hope there will be aluminum and uranium and titanium and everything else.
          I am glad that the leadership of the Russian Federation has not shown concern lately. The answer follows almost instantly.
          1. Oleg_5 Offline Oleg_5
            Oleg_5 (Oleg) 8 March 2022 22: 11
            +1
            For two days the "partners" fidget on the ass - who will get what
            1. Oleg_5 Offline Oleg_5
              Oleg_5 (Oleg) 10 March 2022 14: 56
              0
              I do not understand........
              http://government.ru/news/44762/

              The government has determined a list of goods and equipment previously imported into Russia from abroad, which are temporarily prohibited from being exported from the country. The decision will be valid until the end of 2022. It was adopted in pursuance of the Presidential Decree “On the Application of Special Economic Measures in the Sphere of Foreign Economic Activity for the Purposes of Ensuring the Security of the Russian Federation”.

              The list includes technological, telecommunications, medical equipment, vehicles, agricultural machinery, electrical equipment - more than 200 items in total, including railway cars and locomotives, containers, turbines, metal and stone processing machines, monitors, projectors, consoles and panels . This measure is necessary to ensure stability in the Russian market.

              The export of these goods is temporarily restricted to all foreign countries, with the exception of the member states of the Eurasian Economic Union (EAEU), Abkhazia and South Ossetia. In relation to the latter, a permitting procedure for export, approved by a separate government decree, will apply. It implies that permits for the export of goods to the EAEU countries, Abkhazia and South Ossetia will be issued by the Ministry of Agriculture, the Ministry of Transport, the Ministry of Industry and Trade, the Ministry of Digital Development and the Ministry of Natural Resources.

              In addition, the Government Decree temporarily restricted the export of certain types of timber from Russia. It is banned in states that have committed unfriendly actions, according to the approved list. This decision will also be valid until the end of the year.

              and it's all?!
              1. Bakht Offline Bakht
                Bakht (Bakhtiyar) 10 March 2022 15: 07
                +1
                This is bad. Some are not even half measures. Complete lack of will and determination.
                Johnson, Biden openly say that they seek to cause irreparable damage to the Russian economy. And in response, a ban on the fact that the West itself produces in huge quantities and of much better quality.
                The outcome of the war will be decided not by the soldiers, but by the economy. And just in the economy, I do not see anything. This is how you can lose the war. Regardless of the course of hostilities.
                1. Oleg_5 Offline Oleg_5
                  Oleg_5 (Oleg) 10 March 2022 15: 11
                  +1
                  yes, not even so - "list previously imported goods and equipment to Russia from abroad"
                  they were banned from exporting
                  back

                  from its own - "the export of certain types of timber from Russia is temporarily limited"
          2. Oleg_5 Offline Oleg_5
            Oleg_5 (Oleg) 10 March 2022 15: 02
            0
            waited .... (((
            1. Bakht Offline Bakht
              Bakht (Bakhtiyar) 10 March 2022 15: 10
              +2
              I didn't notice at the beginning "previously imported to Russia from abroad". This list apparently refers to the fact that Western companies will not be able to return their equipment.
              Still somehow very weak.
              1. Oleg_5 Offline Oleg_5
                Oleg_5 (Oleg) 10 March 2022 15: 15
                0
                it's not very weak
                This is ridiculous
                (((
                1. Bakht Offline Bakht
                  Bakht (Bakhtiyar) 10 March 2022 22: 11
                  +1
                  Now this is more serious
                  http://www.consultant.ru/document/cons_doc_LAW_411093/

                  the amount of compensation is 0 percent of the person's actual incomewho has exercised the right to use an invention, utility model or industrial design without the consent of the patent owner, from the production and sale of goods, performance of work and provision of services for the production, performance and provision of which the corresponding invention, utility model or industrial design is used.



                  https://finobzor.ru/115919-rossija-bolshe-ne-budet-platit-patentoobladateljam-iz-nedruzhestvennyh-stran.html
                  In fact, piracy is being legalized. At one time, the United States and China followed this path.

                  PS I will immediately say that I did not find this document on the website of the Government of the Russian Federation. I don't know why.
                  1. Oleg_5 Offline Oleg_5
                    Oleg_5 (Oleg) 11 March 2022 08: 43
                    0
                    yes, that's all .... minor dirty tricks, as it were
                    "partners" there understand either a club on the head, or on the wallet - there is no other way
                    a simple example: it was worth warning and putting the nuclear deterrence forces on high alert - NATO immediately "sat down" like mice, and do not rock the boat
                    why not "warn" in the same way in the economic sphere?!
                    1. Bakht Offline Bakht
                      Bakht (Bakhtiyar) 11 March 2022 09: 13
                      0
                      The abolition of patent law is a very, very strong blow to the entire system of the West. Patent law is one of the main methods of limiting the development of many countries.
                      So, if this is correct information, then the response from the West will be much stronger than at present.
                      1. Oleg_5 Offline Oleg_5
                        Oleg_5 (Oleg) 11 March 2022 09: 15
                        0
                        Let's see... how it goes
                        It is clear that there will be no such document officially published :)
                      2. Oleg_5 Offline Oleg_5
                        Oleg_5 (Oleg) 11 March 2022 15: 14
                        0
                        http://www.consultant.ru/document/cons_doc_LAW_411093/
                      3. Oleg_5 Offline Oleg_5
                        Oleg_5 (Oleg) 11 March 2022 17: 05
                        0
                        https://www.rbc.ru/society/11/03/2022/622b22289a7947d6c1ad9737 - уже даже и прецедент
  4. Sergey Latyshev Offline Sergey Latyshev
    Sergey Latyshev (Serge) 8 March 2022 22: 15
    -3
    And how many joyful articles there were that they sanctioned us, and we insidiously oil and gas to them ....

    Interestingly, the rest will also be banned ...
    1. Bakht Offline Bakht
      Bakht (Bakhtiyar) 8 March 2022 22: 32
      +4
      In principle, this is not the worst news. In addition to oil and gas, there are still a lot of positions.
      The cost of nickel increased by 100% in a day. From almost 50 to over 100.
      1. Sergey Latyshev Offline Sergey Latyshev
        Sergey Latyshev (Serge) 8 March 2022 22: 34
        -7
        Eh, they didn’t buy a nickel wagon on time ...
        1. Bakht Offline Bakht
          Bakht (Bakhtiyar) 8 March 2022 22: 39
          +3
          If I knew the buy-in - I would live in Sochi

          There is time to buy a couple of barrels of oil. They promise a price of either 300 or 500 bucks.
  5. zloybond Offline zloybond
    zloybond (steppenwolf) 8 March 2022 23: 03
    0
    Interestingly, they also decided not to take uranium ???
    1. Bulanov Offline Bulanov
      Bulanov (Vladimir) 9 March 2022 08: 53
      +1
      Uranium is an exception. The US agrees to buy uranium in Russia. What if Russia sends uranium to Iran for sale?
  6. Yuriy88 Offline Yuriy88
    Yuriy88 (Yuri) 9 March 2022 05: 41
    0
    once such a fight - to stop all deliveries of oil - gas to Ukraine and through Ukraine, through Poland, too, cut everything off! After all, the game is already going on without any rules, out of lawlessness .... Turkey is also forbidden to drive gas further than itself .. Why try to "observe" something else!???? We still won't be Sev. Korea .. In the days of the USSR .. they themselves came, because they have "little", because they pressed .. And now what?
  7. AICO Offline AICO
    AICO (Vyacheslav) 9 March 2022 05: 52
    +1
    Oh, how long - a liter of diesel will add another five dead raccoons and a can in their arms will be carried out of the capitol, to the nearest crematorium !!!
  8. Valera75 Offline Valera75
    Valera75 (Valery) 9 March 2022 07: 40
    +1
    We are imposing a ban on all imports of Russian oil, gas and energy.

    Mattress covers are cunning, they brought uranium out of sanctions.

    He clarified that the United States would not participate "in subsidizing Putin's war" and had previously held close consultations with its allies around the world, including in Europe.

    But we are already hearing responses to your proposals from your allies regarding oil production.

    Saudi Arabian Prince Mohammed bin Salman Al Saud and Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan have refused to contact US President Joe Biden over oil supplies. This was reported by The Wall Street Journal, citing sources.

    Toyota is returning to the Russian market, like the logistics are broken and we weren’t going to leave everything, but just stopped a little. Shell also doesn’t leave and doesn’t break long-term contracts. McDonald’s allegedly closed and new outlets opened in Vladik and Khabarovsk. 2 months and we’ll laugh at their excuses. I think both Intel and AMD will soon return with excuses with the same logistics that were violated. laughing
  9. Mikhail L. Offline Mikhail L.
    Mikhail L. 9 March 2022 08: 32
    -3
    ... And that's great: the Russian Federation should have "started a working bourgeois life" a long time ago - stop milking not the bottomless bowels, but develop the real sector of the economy!
  10. shiva Offline shiva
    shiva (Ivan) 9 March 2022 08: 46
    0
    Why didn't your great-grandfather refuse Russian uranium?
    There is no one of his own and "this is different." No, if you cut the branch on which you sit, then harass it to the root!
    An embargo on uranium supplies to the US both from us and from Kazakhstan. Otherwise, the peacekeepers will arrive again ...
  11. kriten Offline kriten
    kriten (Vladimir) 9 March 2022 10: 14
    +1
    The Kremlin continues to supply only enriched uranium, otherwise the United States will be left without atomic bombs? Where is the mind in our power?