: :inin Kyiv (EET)

EU discusses new Russia sanctions: Navalny Aides

Aides of jailed Kremlin critic Alexei Navalny said they discussed possible sanctions against prominent members of President Vladimir Putin’s circle including business tycoons to ramp up pressure on Russia.Leonid Volkov, the head of Navalny’s regional network and another associate Vladimir Ashurkov on Monday discussed via video link with EU states the bloc’s “next steps” on Russia.:Germany declares Russian diplomat ‘persona non grata’ over Navalny spatOne in six Russians more negative on Putin after Navalny palace video, poll indicates‘The spring will be ours’ – freed protesters in Russia say ready to march again …read more

Source:: Al Arabiya