European sanctions against belarus extended for one year

The European arms embargo against belarus will remain in force. Also the travel ban and the freezing of the assets of the four that twenty years ago, was involved in the disappearance of a businessman, a journalist and two members of the opposition remain in position.

The sanctions, which Thursday would expire, are renewed for a year. The arms embargo has been in existence since 2011.

Stuff that can be used to oppress the people, should not be conducted. For the export of equipment for the biathlon and certain sports rifles and pistols to belarus remains a licence is required.

After the release of the last six political prisoners were three years ago, 170 White-Russians, including president Alexander Lukashenko, the sanctielijst met


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