News Briefs

  3/19/2014, Adar Bet 17, 5774

Jay Carney: Don't Invest in Russian Stocks

White House spokesman Jay Carney on Tuesday suggested that investors not to buy stocks in Russia, given the crisis in Ukraine.

"I wouldn't, if I were you, invest in Russian equities right now, unless you're going short," Carney said, adding that the United States was preparing a new round of sanctions against Russia over its bid to annex Crimea.