European Union as a Partner Against Russian Aggression: Sanctions, Security, Democratic Institutions and the Way Forward, Hearing Before the Committee on Foreign Relations, United States Senate, One Hundred Fifteenth Congress, First Session, April 4, 2017 [open pdf - 479KB]
This is a testimony compilation of the April 4, 2017 hearing on "European Union as a Partner Against Russian Aggression: Sanctions, Security, Democratic Institutions and the Way Forward" held before the Senate Committee on Foreign Relations. From the statement of David O'Sullivan: "The European Union and the United States, along with others in the international community, have taken a principled position against the illegal annexation of the Crimean peninsula, which we do not recognise, and against Russia's actions in eastern Ukraine. We have adopted a package of restrictive measures that we have agreed to maintain till the full implementation of the Minsk agreement. Close transatlantic coordination has been crucial for the effectiveness of these targeted measures." Statements, letters, and materials submitted for the record include those of the following: David O'Sullivan, Kurt Volker, and Daniel Baer.
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