Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a meeting Wednesday via video link. The sanctions against Moscow signal that “we are going to be clear to Russia that there will be consequences when warranted,” the White House press secretary says.

Russian President Vladimir Putin attends a session of the Russian Geographical Society via video link in Moscow, Russia, Wednesday, April 14, 2021. Russian President Vladimir Putin says he has received his second COVID-19 vaccine shot, three weeks after getting the first dose. Putin got his first coronavirus shot on March 23, also out of sight of the cameras, and the Kremlin wouldn’t reveal which of the three vaccines currently approved for use in Russia the president has taken. (Alexei Druzhinin, Sputnik, Kremlin Pool Photo via AP)