Russia sanctions hundreds more Australians

Russia says it is sanctioning more than 120 additional Australian citizens, blaming Australia’s alleged “Russophobic agenda”.

The Russian Foreign Ministry has announced that it is sanctioning an additional 121 Australian citizens, including journalists and defense officials.

The move cited Australia’s “Russophobic agenda”.

Journalists from ABC News, The Sydney Morning Herald and Sky News were among those recently sanctioned, as well as a number of defense officials.

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Russia announced a similar move against dozens of British journalists on Tuesday.

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