US imposes new sanctions on Russia

The U.S. is responding to Russia's illegal annexation of Ukrainian territory with new sanctions.
2:35 | 10/01/22

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FOR SOUTHWEST FLORIDA. >> ROB, THANK YOU. NOW TO BREAKING KNEWS INVOLVING THE WAR IN UKRAINE. A REPORTED KIDNAPPING. WE HAVE A REPORT NORTH OF KYIV. GOOD MORNING, TOM. >> Reporter: THERE'S A REAL SENSE OF DEFIANCE AFTER THE ILLEGAL LAND GRAB. PUTIN WITH A BLISTERING ATTACK ON THE WEST CLAIMING NUCLEAR THREATS. THIS MORNING RUSSIA MOVING TO TAKE CONTROL OF THE KEY ASSETS IN THE ZAPORIZHZHIA NUCLEAR PLANT. THIS WEEK AFTER WEEKS OF PREPARATION. THEY KIDNAPPED THE NUCLEAR POWER CHIEF. THIS JUST ONE DAY AFTER PUTIN'S FORMAL MOVE TO ILLEGALLY ANNEX FOUR OCCUPIED REGIONS IN UKRAINE TO MAKE THEM PART OF RUSSIA. PUTIN PUMPING UP THE CROWD. AT A STAGE-MANAGED CELEBRATION IN RED SQUARE. EARLIER LAUNCHING A TIRADE AGAINST THE U.S. AND ITS ALLIES BIZARRELY BLAMING THE WEST FOR HIS INVASION OF UKRAINE SAYING WESTERN NATIONS ARE MOVING TOWARDS OPEN SATINISM. THE WHITE HOUSE DENOUNCING THE ILLEGAL LAND GRAB AND ANNOUNCING NEW SANCTIONS IN RESPONSE. >> HE CAN'T SEIZE HIS NEIGHBOR'S TERRITORY AND GET AWAY WITH IT, IT'S AS SIMPLE AS THAT. >> Reporter: PRESIDENT ZELENSKYY RESPONDING TO THE NEWS BY APPLYING TO FAST TRACK NATO LEADERSHIP. HE'S READY TO TALK TO RUSSIA WHEN RUSSIA HAS A NEW PRESIDENT. AS RUSSIA ILLEGALLY CLAIMS PARTS OF UKRAINE, THEY'RE ON THE ADVANCE THERE TAKING IT BACK. THIS SHOWING UKRAINIAN FORCES CELEBRATING AS THEY CAPTURE A VILLAGE NEAR THE CITY OF LUMAN SHOUTING GLORY. >> Reporter: BREAKING NEWS JUST IN, A SENIOR UKRAINIAN OFFICIAL SAY THEY HAVE RAISED THEIR FLAG AT THE ENTRANCE TO THAT STRATEGICALLY IMPORTANT CITY. IT'S NOT CLEAR WHETHER RUSSIAN TROOPS ARE SURROUNDED. THE IRONY IS THAT PUTIN MADE THE INCENDIARY CLAIM IT IS PART OF RUSSIA

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