Bolton says US not considering new sanctions on Russia - Interfax

Bolton says US not considering new sanctions on Russia - Interfax

The United States is not currently considering imposing additional sanctions on Russia, U.S. President Donald Trump's national security adviser John Bolton said on Wednesday, according to Russian news agency Interfax.

FILE PHOTO - U.S. National Security Adviser Bolton attends a news conference in Moscow
FILE PHOTO - U.S. National Security Adviser John Bolton speaks during a news conference in Moscow, Russia October 23, 2018. REUTERS/Maxim Shemetov

MOSCOW: The United States is not currently considering imposing additional sanctions on Russia, U.S. President Donald Trump's national security adviser John Bolton said on Wednesday, according to Russian news agency Interfax.

Bolton said on Tuesday that Russian meddling in U.S. elections had backfired on Moscow, providing a lesson to the Kremlin: "Don't mess with American elections."

(Writing by Andrey Kuzmin; Editing by Andrew Heavens)

Source: Reuters

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