Europe has extended the Crimean sanctions

Европа продлила крымские санкции

The EU Council extended sanctions on Crimea

Restrictions relating to Crimea and Sevastopol, continued until June 23, 2018.

The EU Council extended sanctions in response to Russia’s annexation of Crimea for another year, reports UNIAN.

It is reported that this decision was made in Luxembourg, the foreign Ministers of member countries of the EU.

Thus, the sanctions relating to Crimea and Sevastopol, continued until June 23, 2018.

Sanctions against Russia in the Crimea include bans on imports into the EU of products from the Peninsula, the investments and a ban on services related to tourism activities. It is also prohibited to export certain goods and technology.

According to Russian President Vladimir Putin, Russia has always lived under sanctions. He said that Western countries introduced them, when he felt competition.

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