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US and EU meet in Washington to increase pressure on Putin

US and EU meet in Washington to increase pressure on Putin

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Russian President Vladimir Putin is waiting for a meeting in the Kremlin.| Photo: EFE / EPA / MIKHAIL KLIMENTYEV

Government representatives To us And gives European Union (EU) Gathered in Washington to face the challenges presented RussiaAnd promised to work together President Vladimir PutinAccount for the invasion of Ukraine.

Oh Enrique Mora, Deputy Secretary-General and Political Director of the European External Action ServiceAnd this Victoria Nuland, Under Secretary of State for Political Affairs, US Department of StateHe started a new high-level conversation in the US capital that there were now one or two editions a year.

At the meeting, Mora and Nuland discussed how the United States and the European Union should use “all the tools at their disposal” to monitor war crimes, share information and hold criminals accountable, they said in a statement.

The two discussed other measures that could be taken to “further isolate Russia” from the US and EU economies and the International Monetary Fund.

As for China, Mora and Nuland stressed that both countries will continue to put pressure on Beijing to avoid sanctions against Russia and not to give any support to the Russians in the occupation against Ukraine.

“Our collective response to the Russian occupation of Ukraine, the solidarity of the Atlantic Ocean and the support of the Ukrainian people are firm,” Mora said on Twitter.

Nuland wrote on the social networking site that the United States and the European Union support Ukraine and will continue to work together to “put (Russian President Vladimir) Putin responsible for his foolish and deadly war.”

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