Feb 23, 2019 16:49 Asia/Tehran
  • EU infected with 'sanction addiction' of US: Russian Foreign Minister

The Russian Foreign Minister, Sergey Lavrov has condemned the Trump administration's imposition of unlawful unilateral sanctions against various countries, and has warned that the EU has also been 'infected' as well.

Iran Press/Europe: Lavrov, who was addressing the Association of European Businesses (AEB) in Moscow on Saturday, urged European Union to refrain from imposing sanctions for the sake of people because sanctions hit people first.

 Sergey Lavrov said that It is impossible to measure exactly these kinds of restrictive moves. All the same, the people are those who are hit first, IRNA reported

Lavrov highlighted the consequences of sanctions on ordinary people in countries which are slapped with unilateral sanctions.

Russian Foreign Minister, Sergey Lavrov

The top Russian diplomat lashed out at the Trump administration saying it applies its own internal rules and regulations to the entire world. 105 / 211/ 205


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