Russia sanctions

Friday, July 28, 2017

Friday, July 28, 2017

Russia orders America to cut embassy staff in response to increased sanctions

Russia orders America to cut embassy staff in response to increased sanctions

Russia orders America to cut embassy staff in response to increased sanctions

The Russian government has also reportedly suspended the capability of the US embassy to use diplomatic properties

Friday, June 2, 2017

Friday, June 2, 2017

Trump administration called on State Department staffers to remove sanctions from Russia in January

Trump administration called on State Department staffers to remove sanctions from Russia in January

Trump administration called on State Department to remove Russian sanctions

Former coordinator of sanctions Dan Fried said he was asked by concerned officials to stop the sanctions from being lifted

Friday, February 3, 2017

Friday, February 3, 2017

Former Russian ambassador blasts Donald Trump over move to relax sanctions

Former Russian ambassador blasts Donald Trump over move to relax sanctions

Former Russian ambassador blasts Donald Trump over move to relax sanctions

Sir Andrew Wood, former British ambassador to Russia and now associate fellow at Chatham House, spoke to James Whale about the President's move to remove Russian sanctions

Friday, December 30, 2016

Friday, December 30, 2016

Banished Russian diplomats 'unable to buy plane tickets home as all flights sold out'

Banished Russian diplomats 'unable to buy plane tickets home as all flights sold out'

Expelled Russian diplomats 'unable to buy plane tickets home from US'

Vladimir Putin has been forced to send a special plane to collect the diplomats, who have been given 72 hours to leave the country