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France hopes Russia sanctions may be lifted before summer 2016


Russia sections may be lifted by the summer of 2016, French Minister of Economy Emmanuel Macron hopes.

"Our common goal is to lift the sanctions by the summer if Minsk agreements are fulfilled,” BBC quotes the Minister.

Macron made the statement at a meeting with French businessmen during his visit to Moscow.

Russia sanctions may be lifted if it fulfils Minsk Agreements, U.S. Secretary of State John Kerry claimed at the International Economic Forum in Davos on Friday.