Sanctions against Russia – EU ambassadors agreed to impose sanctions for cyberattacks – World News – UNIAN

The freezing of assets related to the military intelligence of the GRU of the Russian Federation, as well as the intelligence services of China and North Korea will be introduced.

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The ambassadors of the member states of the European Union agreed to impose new sanctions against Russia and China in connection with their involvement in cyberattacks.

This was reported by Radio Svoboda correspondent Ricard Jozwiak on his Twitter page.

“EU ambassadors today decided to freeze assets against Russia’s military intelligence GRU and intelligence services of China and North Korea in connection with cyberattacks WannaCry, NotPetya and Cloud Hopper. Visa bans and asset freezes of 6 Russian and Chinese officials will also be introduced,” he wrote. he.

Earlier, UNIAN reported that EU diplomats intend to impose sanctions on those responsible for the cyber attack on the German Bundestag.

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