EU leaders to threaten Belarus with new sanctions

EU leaders will threaten to impose new sanctions on Belarus if it continues to support Russia’s war in Ukraine, according to draft conclusions from this week’s summit. The leaders will urge Minsk “to stop allowing the war of Russian aggression” and say that Europe “remains ready to act quickly with new sanctions against Belarus if necessary”. Russia plans to station 9,000 troops in Belarus and hold lifeless joint military exercises soon.

Read and decide

Join EUobserver today

Become an expert on Europe

Instantly access all articles and 20 years of archives. 14 day free trial.

… or register as a group


Fr

Not all news on the site expresses the point of view of the site, but we transmit this news automatically and translate it through programmatic technology on the site and not from a human editor.
Back to top button