US Will Sanction Russia After UK Nerve Agent Attack

US Will Sanction Russia After UK Nerve Agent Attack

US Will Sanction Russia After UK Nerve Agent Attack

Vladimir Putin's government violated an worldwide act banning the use of chemical and biological weapons with the assassination attempt, the State Department said.

The State Department said the sanctions tied to the use of chemical weapons are expected to take effect around August 22 but didn't immediately say what they would entail.

The US authorities are imposing new sanctions on Russian Federation because of the Skripal case, the US Department of State said in a statement on Wednesday. In the past, such exports are said to have included items like electronic devices and components, as well as test and calibration equipment for avionics. Waivers have been issued for foreign assistance and space flight activities, while commercial passenger aviation and other commercial goods for civilian use will be assessed on a case-by-case basis, according to the official who briefed reporters.

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It would reportedly include more drastic measures, such as downgrading diplomatic relations, banning the Russian airline Aeroflot from flying to the United States and cutting off almost all exports and imports.

Moscow ordered 60 American diplomats expelled in a tit-for-tat response.

Former agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia were found unconscious at the beginning of March.

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In late March, Trump ordered 60 more Russian diplomats expelled from the USA as part of a global response to the attack - a response that included similar expulsions of diplomats from other nations checking Russia.

One of them, Charlie Rowley, said that he believed the poison came from a bottle of what he thought to be perfume that he found on the ground and gave to his girlfriend, Dawn Sturgess.

Mr Trump caught flak from Democrats and Republicans alike for what many saw as his unsettling embrace of Mr Putin last month at their Helsinki summit, when Mr Trump appeared to disavow his own intelligence agencies' assessment on Moscow's election interference.

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Relations between Russia and the West hit a new low, and the USA was among United Kingdom allies that expelled Russian diplomats.

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