The head of Barack Obama at the G7 conference in Germany will appeal to the European colleagues to extend punishment against Russia, informs referring to the commissioners of the White house.
The main topics of the summit will be the ongoing conflict in Ukraine, and in the process lost his life for thousands of people, and inflexible behavior of Russia and its leader. Despite existing punishment and some harm from them for the economy of the Russian Federation, Moscow, according to the White house, continues to support militias. The United States hope that a violation of peace agreements in the Donbass will push the Europeans to expand the anti-Russian measures, is reported in the publication.
simultaneously at the conference "Big seven" may not be made the conclusion on the supply of weapons to Ukraine. The EU strongly oppose such actions of the United States.
first Ukrainian authorities, as well as the United States and the European Union has repeatedly accused Moscow of meddling in Ukraine's Affairs. Russia denies it and calls such accusations are unacceptable. Moscow has repeatedly stated that it is not a party to domestic conflict, not privy to the events in the South-East and is interested in Ukraine overcame political and economic crisis.
in the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation and the Kremlin has stated many times that the Russian military in Ukraine there is no one until now could not present concrete evidence, Despite repeated accusations.
The G7 summit will be held in June 7-8 at ELMAU castle in the Bavarian Alps.
"Eight" has turned into "seven" after the G7 in 2014, has decided not to send their leaders at the informal Summit of the club of developed countries in Sochi and gathered without the participation of Russia in Brussels. This decision was made on the background of the Crimean events.
The head of the Ministry of foreign Affairs of the Russian Federation Sergei Lavrov said on this issue that the Russian Federation no one was excluded from the G8, because "Eight" is just a club, which brings together leaders of major countries to discuss issues of mutual interest, and not some kind of structure, where you can kick " and no procedural mechanisms of the exception does not happen. Now in the Group of seven includes Germany, USA, Canada, Japan, France, UK, Italy.
Relations between Russia and the West deteriorated in connection with the situation in Ukraine. Before the US and EU has imposed punishment on a number of Russian Residents, they are prohibited from entering the EU because of their positions on Crimea and Ukraine. Over the past year the sanctions list, many times replenished with new individuals and legal entities. Summer 2014 was added and sectoral economic penalties.