German Chancellor Angela Merkel reiterated Germany’s commitment to sanctions on Russia until a real cease-fire is achieved in Ukraine.
"Before the Minsk agreement has been implemented or progress has been made in that regard, we will not consider lifting sanctions on Russia," Merkel said.
Addressing Baltic Leaders in Vilnius, Lithuania, on Friday September 14, Merkel said that the Minsk Agreement concluded in 2015 remains unfulfilled by Moscow. The agreement brokered by the Belarusian governme...


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