- Published on Aug 16, 2014
The EU has threatened to impose another round of sanctions on Russia, blaming it for the violence in Eastern Ukraine. However, the unity over punitive measures appears to be fraying. That divide has deepened even further after Russia’s retaliatory ban on Western-produced food, that left many European companies without access to a key market. RT spoke to the European Union’s ambassador to Russia. He expressed hope for a quick return to business as usual.