The US government is concerned about the possible failure of the state Department sanctions on diplomats from Russia


RIA Novosti

Exploration and congressmen in the United States expressed concern that the state Department could block the decision of the Senate on the introduction of restrictions on the movement of Russian diplomats, according to Politico.

Concern about the actions of the state Department due to the fact that in the diplomatic service seeking to promote dialogue with Moscow and avoid escalation of the conflict. U.S. Secretary of state Rex Tillerson said earlier that the Senate package of sanctions designed “to punish Russia for meddling in the election of 2016”, can limit the President in developing relations with Russia.

New restrictions that will effectively come into force on 2 August, implying that Russian diplomats visiting the U.S., must accurately inform the state Department about a trip and where they are going to go.