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"Eu officials will nxt week debate 6 months extension of sanctions on 153 ppl & 40 entities. Renewal deadline: 15 Sep," Jozwiak wrote on Twitter on August 30, 2017.

As UNIAN reported earlier, on March 13, 2017, the EU Council prolonged the restrictive measures over actions undermining or threatening the territorial integrity, sovereignty and independence of Ukraine for another six months, until September 15, 2017.