logo_headerFriday, July 1, 2022

externalEU sanctions will include Nord Stream 2 if Ukraine is invaded, Austria says

This item is part of our running news digest

February 21, 2022 7:54 pmby The Kyiv Independent news desk

A package of sanctions prepared by the European Union in case Russia invades Ukraine includes measures targeting the Nord Stream 2 gas pipeline connecting Russia to Germany, Austrian Chancellor Karl Nehammer said on Feb. 21.

Following Ukraine’s call on the West to start imposing sanctions on Russia, EU foreign policy chief Josep Borrell said earlier on Monday that the EU supports plans to arrange further talks and will impose sanctions “when the moment comes.”

externalGo to the source of this newsSEE OUR NEWS DIGEST
The Kyiv Independent news desk
Author:  The Kyiv Independent news desk