Trump has extended for one year sanctions against Russia, adopted in connection with the situation in Ukraine
WASHINGTON, March 2. /TASS/. The US President Donald trump on Friday extended for a year the number of sanctions imposed earlier against Russia in connection with crisis in Ukraine. This was reported by press service of the White house.
As follows from the documents disclosed, we are talking about the renewal of restrictive measures against Russia imposed by the U.S. government on 6 March, 16 March, 20 March and 19 December 2014.
According to trump, he came to the conclusion that all these sanctions “must remain in force after 6 March 2018”. The President’s statement also clarifies that it stores the data of the restrictive measures still “one year”.