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New EU foreign policy chief criticises Putin

01.09.14 @ 18:48

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The EU's newly-nominated foreign policy chief, Italy's Mogherini, Monday criticised Russian leader Putin, saying he has "never respected the commitments" he made on Ukraine and that he is "acting against the interests of [his] people". Eastern European state had earlier opposed her nomination on grounds she is too Russia-friendly.