Photo: Maksim Blinov / RIA Novosti
The United States has issued sanctions against Russia. New package of restrictive measures associated with the incident in the British Salisbury, where he was poisoned by a former GRU Colonel Sergei Skripal and his daughter Julia, according to Bloomberg.
According to sources, the Agency, the package of measures agreed in the state Department and the Ministry of Finance of the United States, now pending at the White house. One of the interviewees said that restrictions affecting the banking sector in Russia.
Anti-Russian U.S. sanctions associated with the “business Skrypalia”, entered into force on 27 August, after publication in the Federal register. It was expected that the first package of new anti-Russian sanctions will start to operate on August 22 but on the website of the official newspaper of the government of the United States a notification this day has not appeared.
In early August the U.S. government announced a new wave of economic restrictions that affect the export of electronics and a number of components and technologies for the oil and gas industry. Proponents of the bill accuse Moscow of involvement in the incident with the use of chemical weapons in the British Salisbury.
Skrypali, according to British authorities, on March 4, 2018 was poisoned developed in the USSR nerve substance is “new” result of the operation with the participation of GRU staff. Moscow denies accusations of involvement in the incident and indicates a lack of evidence.
Video, photo All from Russia.