A nightmare for the Russian economy continues: Europe has extended the anti-Russian sanctions

The leaders of member States of the European Union, agreed to extend the restrictive measures for Russia for another six months.

Leaders of the European Union agreed to extend economic sanctions otnosheniyami Federation, reports “Dialog UA”.

Restrictive measures against the Russian aggressors will be extended for another six months.

As reported by the diplomats, the decision was predictable. Next week will start the process of renewing sanctions against the energy, financial and defense sectors of the Russian Federation.

Earlier, German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande called for the extension of anti-Russian sectoral sanctions. European leaders stressed that the main condition for their withdrawal — implementation by Russia of the Minsk agreement is not implemented so far.

Sanctions against Russia were imposed after the illegal seizure of the Ukrainian Crimea and then expanded after Putin’s aggression in the Donbas.

We will remind, the adviser to Trumpeter Paige, known for its criticism of the Kremlin, said that lifting of anti-Russian sanctions yet, even do not have to think.

As previously reported, the Prime Minister Finlandrussia as Russia to avoid the extension of restrictive measures.