Journalist names date EU set to extend sanctions for threatening Ukraine's sovereignty

11:00, 13 March 2017
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The European Union on March 13 will prolong sanctions against 150 individual and 37 legal entities for threatening the territorial integrity of Ukraine, Brussels-based journalist of Radio Liberty Rikard Jozwiak wrote on Twitter.

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"The European Union will today extend visa bans and asset freezes by six months on 150 people and 37 entities that threaten Ukraine's sovereignty," he tweeted Monday.

It is worth noting that on March 3, the Council of the European Union approved the decision to extend for another year the sanctions in the form of freezing assets against former Ukrainian President Viktor Yanukovych and his associates.

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