The Council of the European Union excluded From the sanctions list concerning the Inhabitants and legal entities of Russia and Ukraine Alexei Brain because Of his death, said the Commissioner of the press service of the EU Council.
"From the list of excluded person involved 72 – total ", – she said RIA " Novosti ".
blacklisted Brain was listed as " one Of the leaders of armed groups in Eastern Ukraine, responsible for training separatists to fight against Ukrainian government troops ". Brain died may 23. The car in which he was the commander of a brigade of militia " Ghost ", undermined, and then fired at with machine guns. Among the versions that – the activities of one Of the subversive groups or revenge of the criminal elements that made the promise to fight the Brain. Cerebral – one Of the most successful commanders of the militia of Donbass, participated in an armed battle with the spring of 2014. On the first day of the week, the Council of the European Union blessed the extension until March 2016 penalties against individuals and legal entities From Russia and Ukraine, which the European Union considers responsible for undermining the territorial integrity and sovereignty of Ukraine. In early fall the Committee of permanent Plenipotentiaries of the countries – EU members agreed to extend until March 2016, the individual punishment against the people of Russia and Ukraine, which the European Union considers responsible for undermining the territorial integrity and sovereignty of Ukraine. 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.