It involves sanctions against Nord Stream 2.
USA President Donald Trump has signed the country's new defense budget. It involves sanctions against Nord Stream 2. The document, approved by the Senate on December 17, contains a special section providing for measures "to contain aggression" by Russia. Among these measures - a ban on any companies, under threat of blocking American assets, from participating in the implementation of the Nord Stream 2 and Turkish Stream projects. In addition, the measures include $ 300 million in military aid to Ukraine and a ban on the sale of F-35 fighters to Turkey due to the fact that Ankara bought S-400 complexes from Moscow. Sanctions, as clarified by the US Treasury Department,
take effect immediately.