Another six countries supported the economic sanctions against Russia imposed by the European Union. They are Montenegro, Albania, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway and Ukraine, Joinfo.ua informs referring to the statement of Federica Mogherini, High Representative of the European Union for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy.
The relevant statement is published on the website of the European Union.
“The candidate countries (to the EU) Montenegro and Albania, as well as the members of the European Free Trade Association Iceland, Liechtenstein and Norway, the members of the European Economic Area, as well as Ukraine align themselves with this declaration. They will ensure the compliance of their national policies with the decision of the Council, ” the statement reads.
The press release notes that the EU took into account the commitments of the countries and welcomes it.