The Trump Administration on Thursday issued new sanctions against Russia over its election meddling and ongoing cyber attacks, it announced.
— CNN (@CNN) March 15, 2018
The new sanctions against Russia are for the country’s interference in the 2016 Presidential election and for engaging in cyber attacks.
Breaking News: Trump administration imposing fresh sanctions on Russia for interfering in the 2016 election and engaging in cyber-attacks https://t.co/920UYaUpJ7
— Fox News (@FoxNews) March 15, 2018
Five entities and 19 individuals – including the 13 indicted by special counsel Robert Mueller as part of his Russia investigation – are being sanctioned for “Russia’s destabilizing activities,” an official said, and that the Russian government is “reckless and irresponsible.”