Hawaii suspends Russian oil imports after Ukraine invasion

  • Hawaii state Rep. Lauren Matsumoto, a Republican and the House minority leader, wears blue and yellow in support of Ukraine at the Hawaii State Capitol in Honolulu on Friday, March 4, 2022. The House of Representatives voted 47-1 to pass a resolution condemning Russia's attacks on Ukraine and supporting U.S. economic sanctions on Russia. (AP Photo/Audrey McAvoy)

  • Members of the Hawaii House of Representatives wear blue and yellow in support of Ukraine at the Hawaii State Capitol in Honolulu on Friday. (AP Photo/Audrey McAvoy)

HONOLULU — Hawaii won’t be importing Russian oil after the owner of the state’s only oil refinery decided to suspend purchases of Russian crude in response to the country’s invasion of Ukraine.