The Citizen (KZN)

Nations call for Russia sanctions

- Brussels

– European countries have threatened sanctions on Russia over the alleged nerve agent attack on opposition leader Alexei Navalny, but a concerted decision will be tough to reach given the interests at stake.

Western government­s are united over the latest in a long line of assassinat­ion attempts against critics of President Vladimir Putin.

And the Navalny case also raises particular concerns as German doctors say it involved the use of the Novichok nerve agent. – AFP

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