U S SANCTIONS RUSSIANS OVER CRIMEA TIES

By | September 13, 2017

U.S. lawmakers slam Trump as ‘weak’ in Russia summit; some

Leading U.S. lawmakers, including numerous Republicans, criticized President Donald Trump on Monday for failing to confront Russian President Vladimir Putin over Moscow’s meddling in the 2016 U.S
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Meet the 7 Russian Oligarchs Hit by the New U.S. Sanctions

Apr 06, 2018 · The family’s company was awarded lavish contracts to build pipelines for Gazprom, the state-controlled energy giant, and a bridge to Crimea, the Ukrainian Black Sea peninsula annexed by Russia
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Treasury Sanctions Russian Officials, Members Of The

WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) today designated sixteen Russian government officials, members of the Russian leadership’s inner circle, including a Russian bank pursuant to Executive Order (E.O.) 13661, which was signed by President Obama on March 16, 2014. E.O. 13661 authorizes sanctions on, among others, officials of the
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Senate Committee to Question Jared Kushner Over Meetings

Mar 27, 2017 · Senate investigators plan to question Jared Kushner, President Trump’s son-in-law and a close adviser, as part of their broad inquiry into ties between Trump associates and Russian officials or
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How U.S. and Russian Relations Got So Bad: A Timeline From

The U.S. and Russia’s recent diplomatic struggles began three years ago, when new sanctions were put on Russia due to its annexing of Crimea from Ukraine.
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Russia–Ukraine relations – Wikipedia

After the Mongol invasion of Rus the histories of the Russian and Ukrainian people’s started to diverge. The former, having successfully united all the remnants of the Rus’ northern provinces, swelled into a powerful Russian state.The latter came under the domination of the Grand Duchy of Lithuania, followed by the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth.
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How Do Sanctions Work? New U.S. Bill Targets Russia And

The House of Representatives overwhelmingly backed a bill to strengthen sanctions on Russia over interference in the U.S. presidential election.
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As Crimea Secession Vote Passes, Ukraine Restricts Entry

Mar 16, 2014 · The Crimeans have spoken. And it will be in Russian. спасибо. Sunday’s referendum vote to secede from Ukraine came in as expected with early exit polls showing roughly 90% in favor of
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Trump campaign’s Russia ties: Who’s involved – Washington Post

Congress and U.S. intelligence agencies are scrutinizing connections between Russia and the Trump campaign as they investigate evidence that Russia interfered in the 2016 election.
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Chuck Todd to Sen. Roy Blunt: Do You Worry Trump Could

As the U.S. summit with Russia draws closer, Sen. Roy Blunt (R-MO) joined ‘Meet the Press’ host Chuck Todd to warn President Donald Trump to remember Russian President Vladimir Putin is not his
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