The EU (European Union) intends to announce new sanctions against Russia in the coming hours. This is reported by the BFM TV channel, citing a source in the Elysee Palace.
As SmartNews recalls, telephone conversations between German Chancellor Olaf Scholz and French and Russian Presidents Emmanuel Macron and Vladimir Putin took place on Saturday.
The interlocutor of the TV channel noted that during the talks Putin showed no desire to stop what was happening.
“We will take new sanctions measures in the coming hours,” the source said.