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EU to have new Ukraine sanctions list Thursday

The European Union will produce a new wider list of Ukraine sanctions targets on Thursday (July 24), including Russian personalities and entities, EU foreign affairs chief Catherine Ashton said.

BRUSSELS: The European Union will produce a new wider list of Ukraine sanctions targets on Thursday (July 24), including Russian personalities and entities, EU foreign affairs chief Catherine Ashton said.

The EU had decided to accelerate the "targeted measures agreed" at an EU leaders’ summit last week, which had set an end-July deadline, Ashton said Tuesday (July 22), adding that officials would submit the new list on Thursday.

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