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The house of representatives of U.S. Congress passed a new package of sanctions against Russia, Iran and North Korea. About it reports Reuters.
Voted 388 congressmen, opposed by 2.
The bill, H. R. 3203 made on July 13. Later, the Congress issued the text of the document, which was supported by both parties. Now the document will be sent to the Senate, then it must be signed by the President of the United States Donald trump.
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Previous similar bill (S. 722), approved by the Senate in June, had not submitted to a vote due to procedural rules. As noted, the text of the current document is almost identical to the previous one .
We will remind, Republicans and Democrats in the us Congress on 22 July approved the draft law on new sanctions against Russia, which also relate to Iran and North Korea. These restrictive measures were a response to Russian interference in the election campaign of the United States. According to media reports, the new sanctions against Moscow included in the bill on Iran to accelerate their adoption.
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