UK joins US, Canada, Japan at G7 Summit to ban Russian gold imports

Britain said the measure "goes to the center of Putin's war machine.

Exports of gold to Russia in 2021 totaled £ 12.6 billion ($ 15.4 billion)

G7 groups from the wealthiest countries in the world meet in Germany.

US President Joe Biden has proposed that other G7 countries

The G7 together announces a ban on Russia's gold imports

British government said the move would have a significant impact on  Putin's ability to raise funds.

Russia's invasion of Ukraine in February, Western nations have introduced numerous

The latest measures mean that UK import restrictions  apply to Russia's exports worth around £ 13.5 billion.