Vygaudas Ušackas

EU Ambassador: Russia sanctions are working

The European Union‘s sanctions on Russia have worked, EU Ambassador to Moscow Vygaudas Ušackas believes. If it were not for the sanctions, the EU would not have reached the Minsk agreements on truce in eastern […]

Andrzej Duda

Sanctions on Russia must be extended, Polish president says

Polish President Andrzej Duda believes that sanctions imposed on Russia should be prolonged as the Minsk Agreements are rather unlikely to be implemented on time. […]

Separatists in Ukraine
European Union

EU extends sanctions for Russian and Ukrainian nationals who support separatists

The European Union has extended the existing sanctions for Ukrainian and Russian citizens supporting pro-Russian separatists in eastern Ukraine for six more months, Lithuanian diplomats said on Wednesday. […]

Foreign affairs

It was Russia’s decision to include blacklisted officials into OSCE PA delegation, Lithuanian MPs say

It was Russia‘s own decision to include officials, blacklisted by the European Union, into its delegation to the OSCE Parliamentary Assembly, members of the Lithuanian delegation say. […]