The new sanctions blocks banks, arms dealers and tech companies eid to weapons productions and distribution.
The White House predicted sanctions would shrink Russia’s economy by 15 percent. That prediction came up way short.
Judge Donald M. Middlebrooks said Trump’s actions “amount to obstruction of justice.:
The President, as usual, was cautious. Congress wanted action now
Critics are saying Biden is too cautious about Russia, especially when he promised stronger actions than those of Putin-loving Donald Trump
Congress has registered unease with Trump’s decision to strike in Iraq without advance notice to lawmakers and then to send the notification, which is required under the War Powers Act, as entirely classified.
President Donald Trump faces increasing pressure to take tougher measures against Saudi Arabia over the killing of writer Jamal Khashoggi. Trump says that Saudi Arabia