🇺🇸 🇷🇺 US to impose sanctions on Russia over Skripal attack | Al Jazeera English


The United States has announced it will impose new sanctions on Moscow, over a chemical weapons attack on a former Russian double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter.

The State Department says Russia used a nerve agent, Novichok, to try to poison Sergei Skripal and his daughter in Salisbury in March.

Al Jazeera’s Shihab Rattansi reports.

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