FINANCE MINISTERS

Damberg unsure if new EU sanctions will target Russian oil and coal

1:17 min
  • Swedish Finance Minister Mikael Damberg said he expects the EU to slap more sanctions on Russia but is unsure if they will target the Russian energy sector.

  • Damberg is in Luxembourg on Tuesday to discuss more possible sanctions with his fellow EU finance ministers.

  • Russia is one of the world's top oil and gas suppliers and some EU member states are heavily reliant on it for their energy.