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Politicians Talk – Tuesday 19/04/2022

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RUSSIA

Anton Siluanov – Finance Minister

“Finance Minister Anton Siluanov will head Russia’s delegation at the G20 meeting,” the press service of the Russian finance ministry said in a statement on Tuesday. The G20 financial meeting in Washington is scheduled for April 20.

PAKISTAN

Shehbaz Sharif – Prime Minister

Cabinet members of Pakistan’s new Prime Minister Shehbaz Sharif have taken their oaths in a ceremony, state television has reported. The portfolios for the cabinet members are likely to be announced later on Tuesday.

ARGENTINA 

Alberto Fernández – President

On April 18, the Argentine government announced a series of economic measures to restore the population’s purchasing power and combat the effects of the shock caused by the war in Ukraine. “We must ask those who have had a windfall to contribute,” said President Alberto Fernández at an event at the Casa Rosada.

US

Matt Miller – White House Special Advisor

White House Special Advisor, Matt Miller, stated on Tuesday that the United States government is looking at ways to tighten the currently imposed sanctions on Russia