The European Union has extended sanctions against the Crimea for a year. This is stated in the decree of the Council of the EU. Restrictive measures will be in effect until June 23, 2018.
The EU for one year extended sanctions against the Crimea. This is stated in the statement of the EU Council, meeting in Luxembourg, reports TASS.
Thus, the restrictive measures have been extended till 23 Jun 2018.
This category of sanctions includes bans on the import into the EU of products from Crimea and Sevastopol, investment in Crimea and Sevastopol, services related to tourism activities in Crimea and Sevastopol. In addition, prohibited the export of certain goods and technologies to Crimea and Sevastopol for transport, telecommunications and energy sectors, as well as for oil and gas and mining industries, informs «Interfax».