France: there is No reason to lift sanctions against Russia

Франция: Нет оснований снимать санкции с России

Loiseau discussed with klympush-Tsintsadze policy of sanctions

Natalie Loiseau expressed support to Ukraine.

France despite the losses in the economy considers premature cancellation of the Russian sanctions. About said the Minister for European Affairs of the Ministry of European and foreign Affairs of France Nathalie Loiseau during a meeting with Vice Prime Minister of Ukraine for European and Euro-Atlantic integration Ivanna klympush-Tsintsadze, the press service of the Ukrainian government.

“Despite the fact that France’s economy suffers losses from the sanctions, our country adheres to the sanctions regime, as there are no prerequisites for weakening them,” said Loiseau.

In turn, klympush-Tsintsadze noted that European sanctions against Russia remain the main instrument of influence on the political leadership of the Russian Federation.

“Today, it is the most effective way to put pressure on the Russian regime for the implementation of the Minsk agreements and stop the aggression against Ukraine. Ukraine counts on the constant support of France in this matter,” – said Deputy Prime Minister.

Informed the correspondent of Radio Freedom Rikard Jozwiak noted that the EU intends to continue sanctions against Russia without debate.