“It has been seized as part of EU sanctions”, a Greek shipping ministry official said
The EU Council today adopted the fifth package of sanctions against Russia - the most severe so far. They were imposed because of the war against Ukraine.
For the first time, a ban has been imposed on the import of coal from Russia, as well as on the entry of Russian-flagged ships into EU ports. The ban also affects Russia's import of vodka from the EU.
The United States imposed sanctions on Turkey’s defense industry following its purchase of the Russian S-400s
The European Union will launch a total economic war against Russia. This was stated by the Minister of Finance of France Bruno Le Maire in an interview with France Info radio.
"We will launch a total economic and financial war against Russia," the minister said. "The Russian people will bear the consequences."