Antonov: Sanctions against Russia caused damage to the United States

Russian Ambassador to Washington Anatoly Antonov said that the rupture of economic relations with Russia by Western countries led by the United States led to the suffering of the economies of these same countries.

The Russian ambassador explained that the rupture of economic relations with Russia and restrictive measures are the cause of the global economic crisis.

In a statement, he added that the measures taken by Western countries against Russia led to a decline in commercial activity, the destruction of transport and logistics chains, a slowdown in investment flows, problems in the labor market, which caused a decrease in real incomes of enterprises and citizens.

Antonov drew attention to the fact that today Washington itself is suffering from the embargo against Russia, noting that the rise in consumer prices in the United States has become a record for the past forty years, and American partners are increasingly working on options for switching to currency. settlements etc.

The Russian ambassador explained that the markets see and follow the actions of the US authorities, which have become unpredictable, which creates chaos and panic.

Source: RIA Novosti

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