WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. senators on Thursday announced legislation carrying wide-ranging sanctions on Turkey over its offensive in Syria.
The bill from the Republican-led Senate targets Turkish officials and mandates sanctions over Turkey’s purchase of russia s-400 missile system. Republican U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham predicted strong bipartisan support for the bill.
Reporting by Patricia Zengerle; Writing by Doina Chiacu; Editing by Chizu Nomiyama