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Russian currency hits new low as incursion prompts new sanctions threat

Russia’s currency hit a new all-time low and its borrowing costs a five-year high Monday, after the E.U. threatened tougher sanctions against Moscow in retaliation for its sending troops and military equipment to Ukraine. Western European markets also suffered from what threatens to be another economically disruptive escalation of the conflict, with the French, German […]