Why do EU sanctions on Russia not target the Russian population?

Because EU leaders believe Russia is a democracy.
5% (5 votes)
Because EU leaders believe Russia is not a democracy.
95% (106 votes)
Total votes: 111
Question objectives: 
Introduction to selectorate theory.
Introduction to the domestic bases of foreign policy.
Introduction to Bueno de Mesquita's strategic approach to international politics.
Understanding the role of sanctions as a foreign policy instrument.
Understanding the importance of targeting in foreign policy.
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