Ukraine intends to confiscate Russian assets through the UN for war damage

16:59 19 September Kyiv, Ukraine

But it is possible that the US could use the Trade with the Enemy Act or the International Emergency Economic Powers Act to do this.

In a joint statement, the finance ministers of Lithuania, Estonia, Latvia and Slovakia supported the issue of reparations. Principal support for the idea was previously expressed by Liz Truss, as British Foreign Secretary.