Biden warned Kyiv about the risk of the lifting of EU sanctions against Russia

MOSCOW, 22 sen — news. Vice President Joe Biden has warned the Ukrainian authorities about the need to implement promised economic and political reforms or to become a witness, as EU rejects sanctions against Russia, Reuters reported.

“We know that if they give about the EU, now there are at least five countries that I want to say “We want out” of sanctions against Moscow”, — said Biden, speaking at the Council on foreign relations in new York.

Biden admitted that since the beginning of the crisis in Ukraine spends two or three hours a week in phone calls with Ukrainian leaders, urging them strongly to reform, at the same time, pressing the idea in Germany, France and Italy to adhere to the sanctions policy.