President-elect Donald Trump expressed a willingness Friday to lift sanctions on Russia if it assists the U.S. in other efforts such as counterterrorism.
Trump told the Wall Street Journal that he intended to keep sanctions imposed on Russia by the Obama administration in response to cyber attacks during the election âat least for a period of time.â But the president-elect implied sanctions would not be warranted if Russia helped the U.S. in other ways.
âIf you get along and if Russia is really helping us, why would anybody have sanctions if somebodyâs doing some really great things?â Trump said.
The president-elect spoke of …read more
Source: European Voice