* Russia hits back after US Senate sanctions vote
* Moscow tells US to cut diplomatic staff by September 1
* Russia seizing two US diplomatic properties
US President Donald Trump shakes hands with Russia’s President Vladimir Putin during their bilateral meeting at the G20 summit in Hamburg, Germany, on July 7, 2017. Photo: Reuters/ File
WASHINGTON/MOSCOW: US President Donald Trump will sign legislation that imposes sanctions on Russia, the White House said on Friday, after Moscow ordered the United States to cut hundreds of diplomatic staff and said it would seize two US diplomatic properties in retaliation for the bill.
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Source: The Himalayan Times