US imposes ban on export of luxury goods to Russia, Belarus
US Department of Commerce has imposed new controls on the exports of their luxury goods to Russia and Belarus. "We have also imposed an import ban on Russian alcohol, seafood, and non-industrial diamonds," Department of State Spokesperson Ned Price said.
Block transit: Belarus has given Lithuania an ultimatum
Belarus may block the transit of goods to Lithuania if the latter refuses to transport Belarusian potash on its territory. Irina Savchenko, a representative of Belaruskali, told about such an ultimatum in an interview with the Lithuanian TV and radio company LRT.