NASA postponed the arrival of Rogozin, who for the sake of it taken out from under the sanctions

NASA отложило приезд Рогозина, которого ради этого вывели из-под санкций

The national Board of the USA on Aeronautics and research of space administration (NASA) has decided to postpone the visit of the head of the Roscosmos, Dmitry Rogozin. About this on their pages, according to USA Today, reports

It should be noted that Dmitry Rogozin, starting in March 2014, under action of sanctions imposed by Europe and the United States of America. Such decision was accepted in connection with the actions of the head of “Roskosmos” in relation to the events of the Crimean Peninsula. Especially for the fact that Rogozin was able to visit NASA, the U.S. Department of justice has decided to temporarily withdraw his name from the sanctions. Otherwise, the visit of the head of “Roscosmos” on the territory of the United States would be impossible.

Jim Bridenstine, speaker Director of the space Agency, said that NASA has decided to postpone the visit of Rogozin to the United States, which was scheduled for February. However, when exactly the visit will take place remains unknown. We will remind also, earlier a number of American officials urged Bridenstine to cancel the invitation of Rogozin, who could speak at research from rice University.