Treasury's Mnuchin says sanctions against Russians 'in the near future'

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin told lawmakers on Wednesday that sanctions against wealthy Russians in retaliation for Moscow’s meddling in the 2016 U.S. presidential election would be released shortly. “We are actively working on those sanctions,” Mnuchin told the Senate Finance Committee during a scheduled budget hearing. “You should expect them in the near futur...