White House names ‘effective’ means to contain Russia

White House spokeswoman Jen Psaki has said the most effective method of deterring Russia in the US is the threat of sanctions

White House names 'effective' means to contain Russia

“In our estimation, it is more effective as a deterrent than something applied in advance”, –  she said during a briefing.

Recall that the US and its allies have begun threatening Russia with unprecedented sanctions if the situation in Ukraine deteriorates.