The US administration has still not imposed sanctions against Russia, announced in August

Work on the implementation of the law is ongoing, according to the state Department.

The administration of the President of the United States Donald trump is still not imposed sanctions against Russia, announced on August 2, 2017. On Friday, December 15, says the Voice of America with reference to CNN.

According to media reports, the administration missed its first deadline – October 1 – the results of instructions on what Russian units in the military sector and in the sector of exploration should be subject to sanctions.

“The state Department late with this for almost a month… Perhaps because the Secretary of state Rex Tillerson eliminated the Department that oversees sanctions, and moved all this work to the Deputy head of the Bureau for policy planning, but they finally, on October 26 announced the names of the Russian units”, – informs the media .

Now 29 January 2018 – the date to which the authority to determine the businesses and enterprises from different countries, which should be subject to sanctions for conducting business Affairs with those Russian units.

According to officials of the state Department, working on implementation of the law continues.

“This is complicated legislation. We received and reviewed data from a wide range of intermediaries, foreign governments, industry associations and individual companies, when formed rules for these sections. We will work with our allies and partners in the implementation of these sanctions, that they were costly for the Russian government, and at the same time was not unintended negative impacts on others,” he said.

By the way, the new sanctions aim to punish Russia for its intervention in the American elections in 2016, violation of human rights, the annexation of Crimea and military actions in Eastern Ukraine. The law also covers the sanctions against Iran and North Korea.

We will remind, earlier US state Secretary Rex Tillerson said that the US does not accept the military invasion of Russia to Ukraine and lift sanctions against Moscow until the full restoration of the territorial integrity of Ukraine.

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