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U.S. Imposes Sanctions on Russia over Navalny Poisoning

HeadlineMar 03, 2021

The Biden administration announced new sanctions against senior Russian officials Tuesday over last year’s poisoning of nationalist opposition figure Alexei Navalny with the nerve agent Novichok. The sanctions also target the Russian military’s intelligence agency, as well as research groups thought to be involved in the production of chemical and biological agents.

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