Three representatives from the Democratic party in the United States Senate has prepared a resolution demanding that the President of the United States Donald Trump is sure to introduce a new punitive restrictions against defendants “Kremlin report”, which includes officials of the defense and intelligence sectors of the Russian government and Russian oligarchs, according to us senators close to Vladimir Putin, reports Politico. The sanctions measures taken in response to alleged Russian interference in presidential elections in 2016.
Senators of Congress Ben Cardin, Sherrod brown and Robert Menendez urged the us leader to toughen anti-Russian restrictive measures, which was made possible thanks in 2017 the law. As the newspaper notes, the Democrats are outraged that in January the administration of the head of the American state decided not to impose new sanctions against Russia. According to them, trump reluctantly and hesitantly hovering around the introduction of sanctions against Moscow.
“The lack of seriousness demonstrated by the White house in the face of obvious threats to national security and even more clearly the intention of Congress is alarming and cannot continue,” said Cardin.
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