The West Block: April 24, 2022 | The importance of sanctioning Putin allies amid war in Ukraine

Caution - Russia Ukraine Conflict

This item is about Russia or Ukraine, countries which are involved in an unfolding armed conflict. Be aware that propaganda may be involved in this video news item. Browse news from other sources about Russia (here) and Ukraine (here) to gain a wider perspective. The Global Herald is attempting to remove any advertisements from this content. Please accept our apologies if you are shown an ad next to conflict news - please leave a comment if you see ads in this page.

Global News published this video item, entitled “The West Block: April 24, 2022 | The importance of sanctioning Putin allies amid war in Ukraine” – below is their description.

This week on “The West Block,” guest host David Akin speaks with Anna Veduta, a close ally of jailed Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny. Veduta explains why it’s important to continue to place personal sanctions on close Putin allies, as the war in Ukraine enters its third month.

Then, big name Conservatives Brad Wall and James Moore join Akin to discuss the Tory leadership race and what it takes to hold the big-tent coalition together.

Plus, housing policy expert Mike Moffatt joins the show to give a reality check on federal measures aimed at cooling the hot housing market.

For more info, please go to https://globalnews.ca

Subscribe to Global News Channel HERE: http://bit.ly/20fcXDc

Like Global News on Facebook HERE: http://bit.ly/255GMJQ

Follow Global News on Twitter HERE: http://bit.ly/1Toz8mt

Follow Global News on Instagram HERE: https://bit.ly/2QZaZIB

#GlobalNews #TheWestBlock

Global News YouTube Channel

Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.


About This Source - Global News

Global News is the news and current affairs division of the Canadian Global Television Network, based in Vancouver, Canada.

Recent from Global News:

Displaced Ukrainians struggling to obtain Canadian visas

Alberta Premier Jason Kenney awaits fate from leadership review

Buffalo supermarket shooting: US politicians call for more action on gun control, violent extremism

In This Story: Alexei Navalny

Alexei Navalny is a Russian opposition leader, politician, lawyer, and anti-corruption activist. He came to international prominence by organizing demonstrations and running for office to advocate reforms against corruption in Russia, president Vladimir Putin, and Putin’s government.

2 Recent Items: Alexei Navalny

Italian police seize superyacht allegedly belonging to Putin

‘Pranking’ Russia’s spies: Navalny documentary director on Putin’s biggest opponent

In This Story: Putin

Vladimir Vladimirovich Putin is a Russian politician and a former officer of the KGB who has served as President of Russia since 2012, previously holding the position from 1999 until 2008. He was also the Prime Minister of Russia from 1999 to 2000 and again from 2008 to 2012.

5 Recent Items: Putin

Russian troops driven out of Kharkiv in Ukraine, as military losses mount | 9 News Australia

Ukrainian army say they pushed back Russian forces over the border near Kharkiv

‘Putin has shot himself in the foot’ | Sweden and Finland announce intention to join NATO

Tony Blair explains what he thinks changed Putin

Finland, Sweden to apply for NATO membership

In This Story: Ukraine

Ukraine is a large country in Eastern Europe known for its Orthodox churches, Black Sea coastline and forested mountains. Its capital, Kiev, features the gold-domed St. Sophia’s Cathedral, with 11th-century mosaics and frescoes. Overlooking the Dnieper River is the Kiev Pechersk Lavra monastery complex, a Christian pilgrimage site housing Scythian tomb relics and catacombs containing mummified Orthodox monks.

2 Recent Items: Ukraine

Ukraine fights back against Russia with new US M-777 howitzer

Russian troops driven out of Kharkiv in Ukraine, as military losses mount | 9 News Australia

In This Story: Vladimir Putin

Vladimir Putin is a Russian politician and a former intelligence officer who has served as President of Russia since 2012, previously being in the office from 1999 until 2008. He was also Prime Minister of Russia from 1999 to 2000 and again from 2008 to 2012.

4 Recent Items: Vladimir Putin

Russian troops driven out of Kharkiv in Ukraine, as military losses mount | 9 News Australia

Ukrainian army say they pushed back Russian forces over the border near Kharkiv

‘Putin has shot himself in the foot’ | Sweden and Finland announce intention to join NATO

Tony Blair explains what he thinks changed Putin

Leave a Comment

We don't require your email address, or your name, for anyone to leave a comment. If you do add an email address, you may be notified if there are replies to your comment - we won't use it for any other purpose. Please make respectful comments, which add value, and avoid personal attacks on others. Links are not allowed in comments - 99% of spam comments, attempt to post links. Please describe where people may find additional information - for example "visit the UN website" or "search Google for..." rather than posting a link. Comments failing to adhere to these guidelines will not be published.

Posting....