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 EU confirmed Russia sanctions will continue, - Poroshenko. VIDEO

Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko says EU assured him the sanctions against Russia will stay.

As reported by Censor.NET, the president announced during a joint briefing with European Council President Donald Tusk in Brussels on Thursday.

"The message about the rolling over the sanction is exactly what we are happy to hear," the president said of the extension of measures against the Russian Federation.

Read more: Poroshenko on Russia sanctions extension: "Price for attempted annexation must rise"

On June 19, The Council of the European Union has extended the restrictive measures in response to the illegal annexation of Crimea and Sevastopol by Russia for another 12 months.
Источник: https://censor.net.ua/en/v445078