Sources familiar with the matter say that about 30 Russian entities will face sanctions and about 10 Russian officials will be deported from the US.
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According to Reuters, sources knowledgeable that the administration of US President Joe Biden is planning to announce new sanctions against many Russian individuals and entities on April 15.
About 30 Russian entities will face sanctions and about 10 Russian officials will be expulsion out of America.
The sanctions This is part of the US Government’s response to the case network attack was discovered last December. The US has accused Russia of being behind the incident.
The attack targeted software supply chain SolarWinds, giving hackers access to the data of thousands of companies and government offices using the software.
During a press conference last week, Kremlin spokesman Dmitry Peskov said: “US hostile and unforeseen actions force us to prepare for the worst.”
Currently, the White House, the State Department and the US Treasury Department have not responded to requests for comment on this issue./.