U.S. Senator Graham says he will introduce Turkey sanctions bill on Thursday

by Reuters
Tuesday, 15 October 2019 20:51 GMT

WASHINGTON, Oct 15 (Reuters) - Republican U.S. Senator Lindsey Graham said on Tuesday he will introduce a bill on Thursday sanctioning Turkey for its invasion of northern Syria.

"I will be introducing sanctions against Turkey Thursday and I do appreciate what the (Trump) administration has done against Turkey through executive action but more to follow," Graham told reporters.

(Reporting by Eric Beech; Editing by Sandra Maler)

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