Casey and Paul discuss the US Treasury Department’s recent sanctions review, raids on sanctioned Russian oligarchs, and why targeted sanctions remain the best tools for targeting kleptocrats – as well as their networks. The articles mentioned in this episode include:
- How U.S. Sanctions Take a Hidden Toll on Russian Oligarchs (Washington Post)
- Biden Might Stop a Sanctions Revolution (Foreign Policy)
- The Treasury 2021 Sanctions Review (US Treasury Department)
About Making a Killing:
Making a Killing explores how corruption is reshaping global politics, and fueling some of the most deadly security threats facing the world today – from the battlefields of Afghanistan and Iraq, to terrorist networks, nuclear proliferation, drug trafficking and other organized crime.