The United States Ambassador in Moscow John Tefft on Monday, August 28, in an interview with radio station “Echo of Moscow” has declared, that is approved by the us Congress and signed by the President of the United States Donald trump the law on penal restrictions against Russia is a “blunt instrument”, however, the introduction of anti-Russian sanctions was dictated by the need.
“I think sanctions are such a blunt instrument. There have been no issues, and everybody understands that,” said the American diplomat.
The Tefft said that sanctions against Moscow were introduced as an alternative to military action.
According to him, these measures were an attempt “to Express my disagreement with what was seen as a violation of international law.”
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