BERLIN — The Group of Seven rich democracies ended the summit with an agreement to discuss a new set of sanctions against Russia, but the meeting stressed the limits of using public funds. economic tool to punish Russia four months after the invasion of Ukraine.
While arms deliveries have made an immediate difference on the battlefield and Ukraine is calling for more equipment to be purchased to repel Moscow’s forces, sanctions have proven slow to take effect. some of them have backfired against the West, and the new measures are so far too complicated to deploy quickly.
https://www.wsj.com/articles/g-7-meeting-to-conclude-with-focus-on-china-11656408428?mod=pls_whats_news_us_business_f G-7 summit exposes West’s challenges in dealing with Russia