Kuleba called for the introduction of devastating sanctions against Russia

Ukrainian News
Muarrir
24 January 2023, 15:54
Muarrir
24 January 2023, 15:54

The Council of the European Union should introduce devastating sanctions against the Russian missile and drone industry.

This was stated by the Minister of Foreign Affairs of Ukraine, Dmytro Kuleba, during an online speech at the Council of Foreign Ministers of the EU, Krym.Realii cites.

"I urge you to impose devastating sanctions on the Russian missile and drone industries. By destroying or severely limiting Russia's ability to develop new missiles and drones, we will kill their ability to create new means of terror. We will also achieve the long-term strategic goal of deterring Russian missile terror", he said.

The minister emphasized the importance of closing all ways of circumventing the already introduced restrictions.

"It is very important to close all means of circumventing sanctions. The data indicate Russia's active attempts to circumvent the restrictions. All this should be strongly repelled", he said.

The head of the Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Ukraine called for the introduction of sanctions against Russian metallurgy, lowering the limit on the price of oil, disconnecting more Russian banks from SWIFT, and closing the Russian Federation's access to cloud services and transactions with cryptocurrency. He also advocated personal sanctions against employees and officials of Rosatom involved in the seizure of the Zaporizhzhia NPP.