June 30, 2022

[Ticker] EU expanding arms-for-Ukraine programme

The EU plans so as to add an additional €500m to its earlier €1.5bn pot for purchasing arms for Ukraine, EU international affairs chief Josep Borrell said Friday. The measures will probably be mentioned by international ministers assembly in Brussels Monday. Ministers will even debate an oil embargo on Russia and blacklisting its prime priest, Patriarch Kirill, for his help of the conflict, amid Hungarian reservations on the oil ban.

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