US to impose anti-Russian sanctions because of “the things Skrypalia” 22 Aug
WASHINGTON, 8 Aug — RIA Novosti. New US sanctions because of alleged use of chemical weapons of the Russian Federation in Salisbury will enter into force on August 22, said in a statement the U.S. state Department on Wednesday.
“After the expiration of the 15-day period from the notification of the Congress, these sanctions will enter into force, the appropriate notification will be published in the Federal register presumably 22 August 2018”, — stated in the message.
The state Department says that new sanctions will be imposed in connection “with use of nerve agent substance “Newbie” in Salisbury against the citizens of the Russian Federation in circumvention of international law and the Convention on the prohibition of the use of chemical weapons.