woensdag 2 augustus 2017

Trump Signs Russia Sanctions Bill

After several days of delays, which prompted speculation among politicians and the media why the White House is dragging its feet on the issue and was the topic of several questions during Rex Tillerson's Tuesday media press conference, moments ago the Donald Trump officially signed the Russian Sanctions bill:
*TRUMP IS SAID TO SIGN RUSSIA SANCTIONS BILL, OFFICIAL SAYS
*WHITE HOUSE OFFICIAL SAYS TRUMP SIGNED SANCTIONS LEGISLATION 
And while Russia already announced its response, expelling some 755 US diplomats and seizing two US compounds, the spotlight now shifts to Brussels, which previously noted its anger at the Russian sanctions which were implemented without discussion with Russia, whose retaliation is imminent....