Two Republican senators have called off a planned trip to Russia. The cancellation follows the Kremlin denial of a visa to New Hampshire Democratic Senator Jeanne Shaheen.
Shaheen is an outspoken backer of a Russia sanctions bill that Congress approved overwhelmingly earlier this year. She had been scheduled to visit Russia along with GOP colleagues Ron Johnson and John Barasso. But according to a Shaheen spokesman, the senator believes the Kremlin has placed her under a travel sanction, prohibiting her visit.
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