US ends normal trade ties with Russia over Russo-Ukrainian war

April 07, 2022 / 9:26 PM
Sharjah24 – AFP: The US Congress voted Thursday to end normal trade relations with Moscow, as the White House ratcheted up pressure on President Vladimir Putin over the war.
The legislation -- which also applies to Russia's ally Belarus and enables President Joe Biden to inflict steep tariff hikes on imports -- passed the Senate unanimously before being rubber-stamped by the House of Representatives.
April 07, 2022 / 9:26 PM

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