New Greek PM Tsipras says NO to EU on Russia policies

EU leaders issued on Tuesday a strong statement on Russia asking more sanctions but the new Greek PM Alexis Tsipras, who took office one day before, said that:

“The statement does not have Greece’s consent”

Tsipras has always been very critical on EU sanctions against Russia. In the meantime EU High Representative for Foreign Policy congratulated him on Twitter for his victory:

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(Wall Street Journal)

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