“Right now they won’t do it, but they will threaten it all the time,” the political scientist believes.

He expressed the opinion that in order to "turn Russian assets into American money, even they need a legal procedure."

“They will put it off,” Bruter believes.

Earlier, the US Senate proposed to strengthen the country's borders at the expense of the assets of the Russians.

At the same time, according to Cassidy, the amount of funds should be equal to the financial assistance that Washington will provide to Ukraine.