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    Trump signs Russia sanctions bill into law: White House
    Aug02

    Trump signs Russia sanctions bill into law: White House

    WASHINGTON: US President Donald Trump has signed legislation imposing new sanctions on Russia into law, a White House official said on Wednesday.Trump, who has made clear he wanted to improve relations with Russia, grudgingly accepted the new congressional sanctions, which also included Iran and North Korea. The bill had enough support in...

    Trump signs Russia sanctions bill into law
    Aug02

    Trump signs Russia sanctions bill into law

    Washington – US President Donald Trump has signed legislation imposing new sanctions on Russia into law, a White House official said on Wednesday.The US Congress voted last week by overwhelming margins for sanctions to punish the Russian government over interference in the 2016 presidential election, annexation of Ukraine’s Crimea and...

    Donald Trump signs Russia sanctions bill into law
    Aug02

    Donald Trump signs Russia sanctions bill into law

    US President Donald Trump has signed legislation imposing new sanctions on Russia into law, a White House official said on Wednesday. The US Congress voted last week by overwhelming margins for sanctions to punish the Russian government over interference in the 2016 presidential election, annexation of Ukraine’s Crimea and other perceived...

    Trump Signs Bill Imposing New Sanctions On Russia, Iran, North Korea
    Aug02

    Trump Signs Bill Imposing New Sanctions On Russia, Iran, North Korea

    The White House says U.S. President Donald Trump on August 2 signed a bill into law that imposes new sanctions on Russia, Iran, and North Korea. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    After Nearly A Week, Trump Signs New Russia Sanctions Bill
    Aug02

    After Nearly A Week, Trump Signs New Russia Sanctions Bill

    President Donald Trump on Wednesday signed a bill imposing new sanctions on Russia and limiting his ability to ease them, according to several reports. Trump signed the bill on Wednesday after it passed Congress last week and landed on his desk on Friday. The White House later released a statement announcing that Trump signed the bill, though the...

    Donald Trump Signs Russia Sanctions
    Aug02

    Donald Trump Signs Russia Sanctions

    President Donald Trump has signed the bill passed by Congress to put more sanctions on Russia, according to a White House official. The bill was signed privately at the White House on Wednesday as the ceremony closed to the press, but according to official a statement is forthcoming. The sanctions bill passed in the Senate by an overwhelmingly...

    Contact group on Ukraine to reconvene in Minsk on 23 August
    Aug02

    Contact group on Ukraine to reconvene in Minsk on 23 August

    During the meeting on 2 August, the contract group reached an agreement on several matters related to the lists of persons detained in connection with the conflict in Ukraine. …read more Source:...

    Parties to Ukraine conflict make progress on detainee lists
    Aug02

    Parties to Ukraine conflict make progress on detainee lists

    The ambassador welcomed the agreement on the protection of critical infrastructure reached by the Normandy Four leaders during a telephone conversation on 24 July. He also welcomed the support and efforts of the leaders to get heavy weapons and means withdrawn from the contact line. …read more Source:...

    Belarus Extradites Russian Activist Wanted For Alleged Extremism
    Aug02

    Belarus Extradites Russian Activist Wanted For Alleged Extremism

    Russian opposition activist Vladimir Yegorov has been extradited from Belarus to Russia, his lawyer says. …read more Source: Radio Free Europe / Radio...

    Trump signs Russia sanctions into law: White House
    Aug02

    Trump signs Russia sanctions into law: White House

    President Donald Trump has signed into law a package of sanctions against Russia, the White House said Wednesday, after he had privately opposed the measures and his aides had lobbied against them. Two White House sources said Trump had signed the bill behind closed doors and away from the cameras — in signing it, he avoided the humiliating...