EU Suspends Trade Talks With Ukraine

Law360, New York (December 16, 2013, 4:36 PM EST) -- The European Union on Sunday indicated that it had suspended discussions with Ukraine for a potential trade agreement, with a European official saying the Ukrainian government must show a clear commitment to signing the pact before talks start up again.

In remarks posted on his Twitter page, Stefan Fule, the EU commissioner for enlargement and European neighborhood policy said work for a potential association and trade agreement between Ukraine and the EU had been put on hold. The two sides had said they planned to sign...
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