U.S. may impose new sanctions against Russia. This was stated by the representative of the Republican party, the Chairman of the Committee on foreign relations of the U.S. Senate Bob Corker, according to Reuters, reports “RBC-Ukraine”.
So, according to a U.S. Senator, U.S. may impose new sanctions against Russia this summer.
So, Corker noted that the issue of new sanctions against Russia could be reviewed after the U.S. Secretary of state Rex Tillerson testify at the Senate Committee on the policy of the administration of U.S. President Donald trump against Russia. “Some members of the Committee, in particular, Democrats are outraged by the alleged intervention of Russia in 2016 US presidential election to help Republican Donald Trump to win, promoted a new package of sanctions against Russia”, – stated in the message. Democrats said they still support the idea of imposing new sanctions, but was willing to wait until the stated position of the administration trump. “I look forward to when Tillerson explain to us the administration’s policy towards Russia”, – said the representative of the US Democratic party, Senator Ben Cardin.
We will remind, earlier it was reported that the President of the United States Donald trump has called the Russian Federation one of the threats at the borders of NATO and urged the Alliance members to meet their funding commitments to collective defence.