US President Joe Biden’s administration plans to impose sanctions against Russia on March 2 because of the situation around the “Berlin patient”
This is reported by Reuters news agency, citing its sources.
According to Reuters, US authorities will impose sanctions on Russia under a 2005 law to combat the proliferation of weapons of mass destruction and a 1991 law on the control of chemical and biological weapons and the prohibition of their military use.
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CNN earlier reported, citing US administration sources, that Washington intends to impose sanctions against Russia over a “Berlin clinic patient” this week. White House press secretary Jen Psaki said the US could announce new restrictive measures “within a few weeks”.