EU foreign ministers to hold emergency meeting on Ukraine on Thursday

by Reuters
Wednesday, 19 February 2014 10:21 GMT

BRUSSELS, Feb 19 (Reuters) - European Union foreign ministers will hold an emergency meeting on Ukraine in Brussels on Thursday, an EU official said.

The ministers are expected to discuss imposing sanctions on people responsible for violence and the use of excessive force during protests in Ukraine, which killed at least 25 people.

(Reporting by Adrian Croft; editing by Barbara Lewis)

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