Russia puts losses at up to $140 billion from Western sanctions, oil price fall: minister

Reuters News
Posted: Nov 24, 2014 2:50 AM

MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia is suffering losses at a rate of about $40 billion per year because of Western sanctions and $90-100 billion from the drop in the oil price, Finance Minister Anton Siluanov said on Monday.

(Reporting by Elena Fabrichnaya, Writing by Gabriela Baczynska)