EU High Representative Josep Borrell said that in order for the sanctions pressure on Moscow to be more effective, the formation of an alliance between Russia and China should be avoided. He announced this during the international conference “Doha Forum” in Qatar. DEA News”.
“If we push Russia towards China, we can create a global Southeast and Northwest that can lead to an incredible imbalance in this way,” he said.
Formerly Borrell declarationIt is stated that EU ministers discussed the issue of sanctions against the Russian oil industry at a meeting in Brussels, but did not make a decision. He said at the EU summit on March 24, leaders will advise on further sanctions policy against Russia. Borrell noted that no new EU sanctions are expected this week.
In February, the EU imposed sanctions on 98 Russian officials and security officials, including Russian President Vladimir Putin, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov, Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin and others. Recognition of the Donetsk and Luhansk People’s Republics.