EU Foreign Ministers agreed to ban Russian aircraft from flying in EU airspace. This was stated by the representative of the European Union for foreign affairs and security policy, Josep Borrell, reports TASS.
Earlier, the head of the German Ministry of Transport, Volker Wissing, supported the decision to close German airspace to Russian aircraft.
On February 26, it was reported that the European Union (EU) added Dmitry Medvedev, Deputy Chairman of the Russian Security Council, Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin, Interior Minister Vladimir Kolokoltsev and other Russian officials to the sanctions list.
On February 24, Russian President Vladimir Putin announced that he had decided to conduct a special operation in the Donbass. Ukrainian leader Volodymyr Zelensky announced the introduction of martial law in Ukraine and the severance of diplomatic relations with the Russian side.
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