Heat of Western sanctions will only force Russia and China into closer embrace

//Heat of Western sanctions will only force Russia and China into closer embrace

Heat of Western sanctions will only force Russia and China into closer embrace

A long-time target of US and EU sanctions, Russia will soon face the menacing threat of new restrictions. On Monday, an agreement to impose new punitive measures gained the full support of 27 EU foreign ministers, following Franco-German accusations that Russian authorities were behind the poisoning of Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny.If Russia has been a constant target of sanctions – not least since the 2014 Crimea crisis – for China, until recently it was an experience best forgotten. Most…

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By | 2020-10-16T17:00:06+00:00 October 16th, 2020|World|Comments Off on Heat of Western sanctions will only force Russia and China into closer embrace