EU Parliament Seeks Response To Russian Trade Pressure

Law360, New York (December 12, 2013, 5:31 PM EST) -- Europe's Parliament urged the EU's regulatory arm on Thursday to consider retaliating against Russia if it violates World Trade Organization rules by exerting pressure on Ukraine and other potential European trading partners.

The European Parliament adopted a resolution Thursday saying the European Union's government should do more to support the so-called Eastern Partnership countries — which include former Soviet states like Ukraine, Georgia and Moldova — as they look to strengthen ties with Europe.

The parliament's resolution included a call for the council to send a...
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