Events around Ukraine and Russia, and the new 11th sanctions submitted by the European Union. The EU has submitted these sanctions to its member states and our researcher Zuzana Stuchlíková comments on the situation.
Perhaps rather than a turn I would say a step in a completely different direction, this is actually the eleventh package and we have seen a sort of increase over the last year. This is something completely new that the European Union has not actually tried before, and therefore it is expected that it will not be quite so easy for Member States to approve this step.
You can listen to the full interview here (at 7:45, only in Czech).r
Expertise: Central Europe, EU Institutions