Published: 17:56, June 20, 2024
EU agrees on 14th package of sanctions against Russia
By Xinhua
European Union flags flap in the wind in the EU Quarter of Brussels, on Sept 20, 2023. (PHOTO / AP)

BRUSSELS - The European Union has agreed on a "powerful and substantial" 14th package of sanctions against Russia, the Belgian Presidency of the Council of the EU announced on Thursday.

"This package provides new targeted measures and maximizes the impact of existing sanctions by closing loopholes," the Belgian EU presidency stated on social media platform X.