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Putin orders government to compile list of countries that sanctioned Russia
Russian President Vladimir Putin has instructed the government to compile a list of countries that have imposed sanctions on the country, or Russian companies, organizations, and individuals, the state news agency RIA-Novosti reports.
A presidential decree requires the government to compile the list within two days, the report says.
It is not immediately clear what the exact purpose of the list is.
The United States and European allies imposed tough sanctions on Russia over its invasion of Ukraine.