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June 1, 2022 9:02 pmby The Kyiv Independent news desk
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Bloomberg reported citing unnamed officials that Hungary was blocking the EU's sixth package of sanctions against Russia, which includes a partial ban on Russian oil imports. Hungary's pro-Kremlin authorities asked for Patriarch Kirill, the head of Russia's Orthodox Church who supports the war in Ukraine, to be removed from the next list of sanctioned individuals.

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