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Mnuchin Says New Sanctions Against Russia Are Coming in ‘Weeks’

  • Says may pick some targets based on Mueller indictment
  • Congress passed legislation in July calling for new sanctions
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Mnuchin Says New Sanctions Against Russia Coming Soon
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The U.S. will impose new sanctions on Russia within weeks, Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said.

Speaking at a White House briefing Friday, Mnuchin said that the Treasury Department may choose some sanctions targets based on information developed from Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation of Russian meddling in the last presidential election.