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April 28th, 2014
08:25 PM ET

Are new sanctions hitting the right Russians?

The United States has imposed a new round of sanctions against the Russia.

President Barack Obama said the "targeted" sanctions are in response to Russia's actions in Ukraine.

The U.S. added 17 Russian companies and another seven Russian government officials to the list.

Russia vows 'painful' response to new U.S. sanctions over Ukraine

So far, a total of 54 individuals have been sanctioned. But yet again, one individual not on that list is Russian President Vladimir Putin.

Also missing from the list are some of Russia's richest - billionaires, who just so happen to spend big bucks right here in the U.S.

Ted Rowlands has the OutFront investigation.


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