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EU prepares more sanctions against Russia after apparent atrocities near Kyiv

By Andres Schipani , John Reed, Henry Foy and Valentina Pop

03 Apr 2022 · 4 min read

The EU is preparing to introduce more sanctions against Moscow after reports of atrocities emerged in the wake of Russia’s military retreat from the outskirts of Kyiv.

Charles Michel, president of the European Council, said further sanctions were “on their way” in response to Russia’s actions in Bucha, a city about 25km north-west of central Kyiv that was under Russian occupation until recently.

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