Russia and South Africa have deep historical ties.
Sanctions on Russia keep piling up. But, are they working?
Russia has a bad reputation when it comes to LGBTQ+ rights.
The US has already banned Russian oil, and the UK plans be rid of it by the end of the year.
On Monday, the UN General Assembly passed a resolution calling for Russia to be held accountable for breaking the law by invading Ukraine and occupying Ukrainian territory.
On Tuesday, US State Department spokesperson Ned Price said the countries have agreed to resume the treaty talks soon.
Russia has been accused of meddling in US elections since at least 2016.