The European Union is actively working on the formation of the ninth package of sanctions against Moscow due to the conflict in Ukraine, said on Thursday, November 24, the head of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, writes Reuters.
It is noted that he spoke at a press conference in Finland about future deterrent measures against Russia.
“We are working to hit Russia where it hurts to further weaken its capabilities.” [продолжать военный конфликт] with Ukraine”, said Ursula von der Leyen.
The official added that the European Commission is “working at full speed on the ninth package of sanctions”.
The head of the European Commission said that in the near future, within the framework of the G7, the mechanism of artificial regulation of Russian oil prices will probably be approved.
Europe will not rest until Kiev wins its confrontation with Russia, he concluded.
We remind you that in October, the European Union introduced the eighth package of restrictions against the Russian Federation. It included restrictions on steel trade.