EU explores 'all options' on Syria sanctions

BRUSSELS - European Union governments will discuss the possibility of imposing sanctions against Syria on Friday, with various measures being explored, a spokesman for the EU executive said on Wednesday. "There will be a meeting on Friday ... All options are on the table," foreign affairs spokesman Michael Mann told reporters at a European Commission briefing.
If agreed, EU sanctions would likely start with asset freezes and travel restrictions against key officials, diplomats have said.
Subscribe for our daily newsletter
Subscribe for our daily newsletter

By subscribing I accept the terms of use and privacy policy