PBS NewsHour

Why the U.S. is naming wealthy Russians with ties to Putin

Clip: 01/30/2018 | 5m 19s

The Trump administration says it won’t impose any of the sanctions that Congress overwhelmingly voted to level at Russia for meddling in the 2016 U.S. elections. Part of the measure directed the Treasury Department to compile a list of Russian figures in an effort to "name and shame" them. John Yang talks to Andrew Weiss of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace about that list and more.

Aired: 01/30/18

Rating: NR

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