Fri April 20, 2012
Bill Could Complicate U.S.-Russia Relations
Originally published on Fri April 20, 2012 5:06 pm
Republicans and Democrats don't agree about much on Capitol Hill these days, but there is one bill gaining bipartisan support. It's legislation that would punish human rights violators in Russia by naming them and denying them visas to the U.S. But the Obama administration is not on board yet. U.S. diplomats worry it could complicate relations at a time when the U.S. needs Russia's support most.