EU Expands Sanctions Regime Against Republic of Belarus After 14th Package of Sanctions on Russia

July 2024
Region: Europe

On 29 June 2024, the Council of the EU extended its restrictive measures against Republic of Belarus (Belarus) due to its involvement in Russia’s continued aggression against Ukraine. These measures aim to prevent Belarus from facilitating the evasion of sanctions against Russia and are in line with the EU’s recent efforts to strengthen existing prohibitions introduced by the 14th package of sanctions.