Senators close to a decision on the bill on sanctions against Russia and Iran

WASHINGTON, July 27 – RIA Novosti. Us lawmakers close to agreement on the draft law on anti-sanctions against Russia and Iran, Reuters reported, citing the Chairman of the Senate Committee on foreign relations Bob Corker.

The Republican Senator told reporters that he expected that the agreement will be announced on Wednesday evening. However, he did not specify whether the final version of the document includes sanctions against North Korea.

On Tuesday, the house of representatives of the U.S. Congress adopted a law to toughen sanctions against Russia, Iran and North Korea. The document is to be considered by the Senate and signed by the President. The law, in particular, assumes reduction of the maximum term of market financing of Russian banks under sanctions. The introduction of sanctions against Russia and retaliatory measures