Russia financial fallout contained, for the moment: podcast

An Ukrainian flag is seen in front of Brandenburg Gate that is lit up in Ukrainian national colours during an anti-war protest, after Russian President Vladimir Putin authorized a military operation in eastern Ukraine, in Berlin, Germany February 24, 2022. REUTERS/Christian Mang

ROME, March 3 (Reuters Breakingviews) - The imposition of sweeping financial sanctions by the West to punish President Vladimir Putin’s invasion of Ukraine didn’t result in a Lehman-like moment in debt and equity markets. But there are still many unknowns to fret about, our columnists say in the Viewsroom podcast.

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