EPP leader Weber wants EU entry ban for Russians

The leader of the European People’s Party (EPP), CSU politician Manfred Weber, has demanded a travel ban to the European Union for Russian tourists. “It’s hard for me to imagine that we have refugees from Ukraine and Russians enjoying life here at the same time,” Weber said Thursday on German TV. He said he could hardly imagine Ukrainian refugees having to wait tables for Russian vacationers in Sylt or on the Baltic Sea.

Continue reading now

Get 30 days of free access to the Decision Brief to read these and more quality news every day.

Are you already a guest at the Europe.Table? Log in now

Related

    No consensus on EU handling of Russian deserters
    Group of countries pushes EU Commission for gas price cap
    Pressure drop in Nord Stream 2: gas leak near Bornholm
    ENVI does not want to use MSR certificates for REPowerEU financing