Trump yet to pass new sanctions on Russia

US President Donald Trump has yet to sign off on legislation imposing tough new sanctions on Russia. The bill is aimed at punishing Moscow for interfering in the US' 2016 presidential election.

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    US President Donald Trump has yet to sign off on legislation imposing tough new sanctions on Russia. The bill is aimed at punishing Moscow for interfering in the US' 2016 presidential election.

    It is an awkward issue for Trump, who has pushed for stronger ties with the Russian government.

    Al Jazeera's Kimberly Halkett reports from Washington.


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