Peskov explained response to US sanctions before they were signed


RIA Novosti

Press Secretary of the President of Russia Dmitry Peskov explained that Moscow has responded to us sanctions before the signing of the bill President of the United States Donald trump as he considers his adoption of automatic after the decision of the Senate, the correspondent of “Газеты.Ru”.

“The fact that after the Congress and the Senate put through this bill in the future a virtual machine and de-facto this bill will take the form of law. That is, even if the U.S. President won’t sign it, still will take the form of law,” — said Peskov.

Peskov recalled that earlier, Washington said that even if trump are comments about the bill on sanctions, they will touch their tightening.

“And so, in fact, nothing was to be expected. It was pretty obvious,” he replied.

Earlier, the White house announced that trump intends to sign a bill to toughen sanctions against Russia, Iran and North Korea.