Ambassadors of the European Union (EU) countries have agreed on new sanctions against individuals responsible, according to the association, for human rights violations. This is reported by a source in the delegation of one of the countries in the Council of the EU.
It is noted that the new blacklist of individuals includes citizens of different countries, including Russia and China.
In early March, it became known that the US and British authorities were preparing new sanctions against Russia. According to Bloomberg, the measures may include the inclusion of Russian businessmen on the sanctions list, so far not featured on it. The Kremlin confirmed that they are preparing for such actions by the West. Against the background of this information, the ruble exchange rate naturally collapsed.