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    EU extends economic sanctions on Russia for 6 months
    Dec21

    EU extends economic sanctions on Russia for 6 months

    Reuters/Maxim ZmeyevThe European Union on Monday extended economic sanctions against Russia until the end of July next year after the deadline for raising objections passed without any member state challenging the decision. Sanctions were introduced initially for a year on July 31, 2014, following Russia’s seizure of Ukraine’s Crimea...

    EU Extends Russia Sanctions for 6 Months
    Dec21

    EU Extends Russia Sanctions for 6 Months

    The European Union has renewed its economic sanctions against Russia for six months, after concluding that Moscow has failed to fully respect a peace agreement in eastern Ukraine. The sanctions target Russia’s financial, energy and defense sectors as well as some dual-use goods. The EU Council said in a statement Monday that the measures...

    EU extends economic sanctions on Russia for six months
    Dec21

    EU extends economic sanctions on Russia for six months

    BRUSSELS (Reuters) – The European Union on Monday extended economic sanctions against Russia until the end of July next year after the deadline for raising objections passed without any member state challenging the decision. …read more Source:...

    EU prolongs economic sanctions on Russia by six months
    Dec21

    EU prolongs economic sanctions on Russia by six months

    Sanctions affect Russia’s financial, energy and defense sectors, and will remain in force until July 31, 2016 …read more Source: Anadolu...

    Russia confirms food embargo on Ukraine: PM
    Dec21

    Russia confirms food embargo on Ukraine: PM

    A free trade deal between Ukraine and the European Union is set to enter into force from January 1 …read more Source: Al...

    EU extends economic sanctions on Russia for six months
    Dec21

    EU extends economic sanctions on Russia for six months

    The European Union on Monday extended economic sanctions against Russia until the end of July next year … …read more Source: Gulf...

    Tourism Minister Expects 30% More Russian Visitors to Bulgaria Next Year
    Dec21

    Tourism Minister Expects 30% More Russian Visitors to Bulgaria Next Year

    Bulgaria is expecting an increase in the number of Russian tourists to Bulgaria in 2016, the country’s Tourism Minister Nikolina Angelkova has said.Speaking during a visit to Plovdiv, the second-largest Bulgarian city, Angelkova has added the upward trend is mostly due to the complications for Russians who previously used to spend their...

    Russia says EU sanctions extension will encourage Kiev to violate Minsk accords – Interfax
    Dec21

    Russia says EU sanctions extension will encourage Kiev to violate Minsk accords – Interfax

    Russia’s foreign ministry said on Monday that the European Union’s decision to extend sanctions against Russia would encourage Kiev to violate the Minsk peace agreements over the Ukraine conflict, Interfax news agency reported. …read more Source: Channel...

    Russia says EU sanctions extension will encourage Kiev to violate Minsk accords – Interfax
    Dec21

    Russia says EU sanctions extension will encourage Kiev to violate Minsk accords – Interfax

    MOSCOW (Reuters) – Russia’s foreign ministry said on Monday that the European Union’s decision to extend sanctions against Russia would encourage Kiev to violate the Minsk peace agreements over the Ukraine conflict, Interfax news agency reported. …read more Source: The...

    EU extends economic sanctions on Russia for six months
    Dec21

    EU extends economic sanctions on Russia for six months

    The European Union on Monday extended economic sanctions against Russia until the end of July next year after the deadline for raising objections passed without any member state challenging the decision. …read more Source: Channel...