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EU leaders discuss preparation of additional sanctions against Russia

EU flagPARIS, Mar 25 situation in Ukraine, said French President Emmanuel Macron. “We recorded the preparation of additional sanctions, we had important, coordinated work. They will be prepared if the situation (in Ukraine – ed.) worsens,” Macron said at a press conference following EU summit on Friday. At the same time, the French leader stressed the importance of maintaining channels of dialogue with Russia in order to achieve a peaceful end to the conflict in Ukraine. Russia launched a military operation in Ukraine on February 24. President Vladimir Putin called its goal “the protection of people who have been subjected to bullying and genocide by the Kiev regime for eight years.” For this, according to him, it is planned to carry out “demilitarization and denazification of Ukraine”, to bring to justice all war criminals responsible for “bloody crimes against civilians” in Donbass. According to the Ministry of Defense of the Russian Federation, the Armed Forces strike only at the military infrastructure and Ukrainian troops. With the support of the Russian Armed Forces, the DNR and LNR groups are developing an offensive, but there is no talk of the occupation of Ukraine, the President of Russia emphasized. Russia is subject to the heaviest sanctions in history


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