Sanctions

Moscow Responds to US Sanctions

Moscow ordered the United States to cut its diplomatic staff to 455 personnel by Sept. 1 in a retaliatory move after the US Congress voted for new sanctions. ┬áThe measures will reduce the amount of…


US Congress Approves New Sanctions

The House of Representatives overwhelmingly passed a new bill to impose new sanctions against Russia, North Korea, and Iran. The vote was 419-3 and the legislation moves to the Senate where it will be once…