Another six countries joined in sanctions against Crimea and Sevastopol, according to High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini.
Reportedly, this decision was made by the candidate countries for EU membership Montenegro and Albania, members of the European Economic Area Liechtenstein and Norway, as well as Ukraine and Georgia.
“They will ensure that their national policies conform to this Council Decision. The European Union takes note of this commitment and welcomes it,” reads the statement.
It was reported earlier that Ukrainian Prime Minister Volodymyr Groysman and High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy Federica Mogherini discussed the deteriorating situation in annexed Crimea during their meeting in Brussels.