EU extends economic sanctions against Russia for six months

684
Ukrinform
The European Union has extended for six months the economic restrictive measures imposed on Russia in response to aggression against Ukraine.

The Council of the EU approved this decision on Wednesday, an Ukrinform correspondent reported.

"On June 28, the Council of the EU extended economic sanctions against certain sectors of the Russian economy until January 31, 2018," the EU leadership said.

As reported, this decision was based on the report made by French President Emmanuel Macron and German Chancellor Angela Merkel regarding the implementation of the Minsk agreements.

ish

While citing and using any materials on the internet that are open to search systems, hyperlinks to ukrinform.ua not lower than the first paragraph are mandatory. Citing and using materials in ofline-media, mobile apps, SmartTV are allowed only with receipt of a written permission from "ukrinform.ua". Materials marked Advertising are published based on the advertising rights.

© 2015-2017 Ukrinform. All rights reserved.

Website design Studio Laconica
Extended searchHide extended search
By period:
-