Twitter Brussels correspondent of Radio Liberty Ricarda of Jozwiak (Rikard Jozwiak) there is a record of agreed by all ambassadors of member States of the EU decision on continuing sanctions against individuals and companies due to “aggression of Russia against Ukraine”. Now in the current sanctions list one hundred and fifty-three individuals (among them Russians and Ukrainians) and 40 companies.
The first sanctions against Russia were imposed by the EU in March 2014. Since then, their has been repeatedly extended. Last time this happened was March 13, the reason was called a “threat to the territorial integrity of Ukraine”.