EU council approved new sanctions against Syria

EU council approved new sanctions against Syria


In a EU statement released on May 14, ministers from the 27-nation announced new sanctions against Syria and warned of further actions if Assad fails to abide by a ceasefire.

 

The EU Council  decided to freeze the assets of two entities financially supporting the Assad government  and focused on three additional persons with a travel ban and an asset freeze.

 

This set of measures will be the fifteenth package of sanctions against Damascus, while brings t...


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