Obama to urge G7 leaders to maintain Russia sanctions – while admitting they don’t work

Obama to urge G7 leaders to maintain Russia sanctions – while admitting they don’t work

US President Barack Obama will urge EU leaders to keep sanctions in place against Russia at the G7 summit in Germany, US officials said. The US says it needs to “maintain the pressure” on Moscow.

The G7 nations will meet in Bavaria, Germany for a two-day summit beginning Sunday. White House spokesman Josh Earnest said that the sanctions imposed on Russia will be on the agenda.

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