Nikki Haley says U.S. will hit Russia with new sanctions
New U.S. sanctions against Russia are coming as soon as Monday to punish the country for its support of the Syrian regime, Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley said Sunday.
“You will see that Russian sanctions will be coming down,” Haley said on CBS’s “Face the Nation.”
“They will go directly to any sort of companies that were dealing with equipment related to (Syrian President Bashar al) Assad and chemical weapons use. And so I think everyone is going to feel it at this point. I think everyone knows that we sent a strong message.”
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