Media: the leaders of the G7 scared to toughen penalties against Russia
The leaders of the "Big seven" threaten to toughen penalties against Russia in the event of a deterioration of the situation in Eastern Ukraine, say media referring to sources in the delegations of the summit.
now the summit is completed, reporters expect briefings of leaders " the seven ". As expected, an excerpt from the communiqu? read German Chancellor Angela Merkel, RIA "news" referring to TV channel N-tv. Sources at the conference said that the Ukrainian issue should be included in the final communiqu?. On the first day of the week leaders of the countries "Big seven" at the G7 conference in Germany unanimously supported the retention of pressure on the Russian Federation with sanctions. The head of Barack Obama and German Chancellor Angela Merkel also met before the G7 summit and agreed on sanctions against Russia. The President's press Secretary Dmitry Peskov said that in the capital of Russia drew attention to the statements of the participants of the summit "the Big seven" on sanctions concerning Russia, but awaiting the official outcome of the meeting.