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Groysman and Steinmeier discuss tougher anti-Russian sanctions

Ukrainian Prime Minister Vladimir Groysman and German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier met in Berlin on Thursday to discuss sanctions against Russia and the situation around the Nord Stream 2 pipeline project
By Staff reporter 30 November 2018 0 33516

Ukrainian Prime Minister Vladimir Groysman and German President Frank-Walter Steinmeier met in Berlin on Thursday to discuss sanctions against Russia and the situation around the Nord Stream 2 pipeline project, Ukraine’s government press service has said.

The parties noted the need to step up anti-Russian sanctions and said situations like the recent incident in the Kerch Strait should be followed by clear international condemnation, the press service said.

Speaking at the German-Ukrainian Business Forum on Thursday, German Chancellor Angela Merkel said Berlin is not...