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Austria backs 'targeted' Ukraine sanctions

20.02.14 @ 14:10

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Austrian foreign minister Sebastian Kurz told the APA press agency on Thursday that "we are in favour of targeted sanctions against those responsible for the escalation of violence" in Ukraine. Austrian support is important because several Ukrainian regime members own luxury properties and other assets in the country.

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