The President of the European Commission spoke about the 6th package of EU sanctions against Russia

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Muarrir
04 May 2022, 16:42
Muarrir
04 May 2022, 16:42

European Commission President Ursula von der Leyen spoke about the sixth package of EU sanctions against Russia, which will be agreed and announced in the coming days. She stated this on her Twitter account.

According to von der Leyen, the EU declares full independence from Russian oil. The president of the European Commission says that the import of Russian oil will be stopped, but it will happen in stages.

"It will not be easy, but we just have to do it," she said.

At the same time, according to the announcement, the sanctions will apply to the Russian military, who committed war crimes in Bucha and Mariupol.

The President of the European Commission also stated that the largest Russian bank Sberbank should be disconnected from SWIFT. At the same time, the three largest language companies owned by the Russian government will be closed in the European Union.