Mogherini offers to extend sanctions against Russia for annexation of Crimea

20:15, 4 June 2019

The EU will consider the option to extend the sanctions against Russia. Federica Mogherini, the High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy offered EU member countries to do so. The offered limitations, if imposed, are supposed to act until June 23, 2020.

The sanctions would ban the import of goods from Crimea; besides, EU cruise ships would be banned from staying at Crimean sea ports.