This undated picture provided Saturday, April 3, 2010 by Russia's Memorial human rights group shows what the group says is 19-year-old Shamil Katayev who was shot dead on Feb. 11 by government forces during a special operation to root out insurgents on the boundary separating Ingushetia and Chechnya. (AP Photo/Memorial, HO)

House Votes To Introduce Sanctions On Human Rights Violations Against Russian Officials

The House, in its first major vote of the postelection session, is set Friday to remove Soviet-era restrictions that have become an impediment for American manufacturers and farmers trying to sell their products in an expanding Russian market. Lawmakers from the two parties emphasized their willingness to put partisanship aside in supporting the legislation that […]

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