n EU court removed sanctions imposed on the Wagner chief’s mother because the proof against her was insufficient. The mother of Yevgeny Prigozhin, the leader of the Wagner PMC and Putin ally, is another target of punitive actions by the west.
EU Court Removes Sanctions on Wagner Chief’s Mother
This reversal was unexpected as the bloc is pushing to penalize anyone linked to the Russian action in the Donbas with 1,700 people and entities bundled up. It would lock billions of dollars in the bank for many of them. Violetta Prigozhin was blacklisted for her alleged business links with her son that were called complicit involvement by western officials, reported Al Arabiya.
The bloc’s next largest court stated that these restrictions regarding her alleged involvement are not legal. One error by the authors of these restrictions is that she is the mother of someone involved in the conflict. A monumental blunder on the European Union’s part to sanction left and right, noted Hindustan Times.
A court spokesman said …