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Why the world cannot quit oil and gas from Russia — yet
The United States, United Kingdom and Canada have all imposed some form of sanctions on oil exports from Russia. But those exports are still Russia's biggest cash cow, and overall they remain relatively untouched. What is the difficulty in sanctioning those exports even more? Paul Haavardsrud speaks to historian Gregory Brew why doing the right thing for Ukraine is so difficult for the global economy and consumers.