- The heads of the European Union’s foreign ministries will discuss the expansion of sanctions against Russia next week.
This is stated by the High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Federica Mogherini, reports the recently launched Russian news agency Sputnik.
According to Reuters supporting Ukraine also will be amongst the topics when the EU foreign ministers meet next week.
EU, the United States, Norway and a number of other Western countries have introduced several rounds of sanctions against Russia, targeting both its oil, defense and banking sectors, after Russia’s annexation of Crimea.
Italy's Foreign Minister, Federica Mogherini, was appointed as a High Representative at the EU leaders meeting in Brussels in August.