Volodymyr Zelenskiy, in a conversation with U.S. congressmen, called for depriving the Russian Federation of the most favored nation status in trade and imposing an embargo on the import of all Russian products.

“The President called for increasing sanctions pressure on Russia. According to Volodymyr Zelenskiy, additional effective sanctions would be an embargo on the import of all Russian products and the deprivation of the most favored nation status (in trade ) (MFN status),” the message on the website of Zelenskiy’s office says.

It is noted that Zelenskiy held a videoconference with more than 200 representatives of both chambers of the U.S .Congress from both parties.