Alexander Shishlo. After adoption by the Council of the European Union decision to extend until March 2016, of individual punishment against the people of Russia and Ukraine, which the EU considers responsible for undermining the territorial integrity and sovereignty of Ukraine, the sanctions package is expected in early March the coming year, said Last news European diplomatic source in Brussels.
"After the adoption by the EU Council formal decision on the extension until March 2016, of restrictive measures (sanctions - ed.) their next change, expected in early March of the coming year ", - said the head of the Department.
As has been stated, the Committee of permanent Plenipotentiaries of the member countries of the EU (Coreper) on Wednesday decided to extend until March 2016, the individual punishment against the people of Russia and Ukraine. It is expected that the EU Council regulation to give effect to this decision, has the ability to be taken without debate on 14 September.
The EU imposed individual sentences in March of 2014 and many times extended List, and in March 2015, extended the measures to fifteen September. Currently in the sanctions list includes 150 people, among them Russian officials and Authorized LNR and DND, and 37 legal entities.
The list of Russian citizens and organizations who have fallen under the punishment - in the material of the Fins news