It's Day 25 Since Obama Signed Authority for 'Sectoral' Sanctions Against Russian Economy; Still No Action

April 14, 2014 | 2:13 AM EDT

U.S. ambassador to the U.N. Samantha Power on Sunday warned Russia that sanctions targeting sectors of its economy "could be on the table." Administration offficials from President Obama down have been issuing similar warnings repeatedly since March 20, when he signed an executive order providing authority for such measures.