11 Mar 2022 20:05

Biden signs order banning supply of dollar bills to Russia

WASHINGTON. March 11 (Interfax) - U.S. President Joe Biden has signed an executive order prohibiting the sale or supply by any other means of dollar bills to Russia, the White House said in a statement.

In particular, the order prohibits "the exportation, reexportation, sale, or supply, directly or indirectly, from the United States, or by a United States person, wherever located, of U.S. dollar-denominated banknotes to the Government of the Russian Federation or any person located in the Russian Federation."