Us Punishes Russia With Sanctions Over 2016 Election Interference [world Service]

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20180315

The US administration punishes 19 Russians over vote meddling and cyber-attacks

BBC OS gives a vibrant account of the day\u2019s events with explanation and reaction from those involved.

20180315

The US administration punishes 19 Russians over vote meddling and cyber-attacks

BBC OS gives a vibrant account of the day\u2019s events with explanation and reaction from those involved.

The US has imposed sanctions on 19 Russians, accusing them of interference in the 2016 US election and alleged cyber-attacks. And on the UK spy story, In a joint statement, US, UK, French and German leaders agree Russia was behind nerve agent attack on former spy.

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(Picture:President Trump at the White House. Credit: Chris Kleponis-Pool/Getty Images)