The house of representatives member from the Democratic party, Adam Schiff stated that Donald trump will face opposition from the U.S. Congress, if it decides to withdraw imposed by the Obama administration sanctions against Russia.
“We in Congress believe that the measures for the containment of Russia is not enough,” said Schiff in a live transmission on TV channel ABC.
According to him, if trump will take steps to lift the sanctions against Russia, strengthening the sanctions regime will insist not only Democrats, but also Republicans, including Senator John McCain.
Informed future press Secretary of the White house Sean Spicer said he doubts that the new U.S. sanctions over alleged Russian involvement in cyber attacks are a proportionate response.
We will remind, on December 29, the US imposed sanctions against nine Russian institutions, companies and individuals, including against the GRU and the FSB. In addition, 35 Russian diplomats in the US were declared persona non grata.
The secret told when to lift sanctions against Russia.