188099443The European Union has no plans to impose sanctions on Russia over the recent events in Ukraine, Russia’s EU envoy said Tuesday, commenting on a statement a day earlier by European foreign ministers. EU foreign ministers who met in Brussels on Monday evening demanded an immediate withdrawal of Russian troops to their legitimate bases in Crimea under international agreements reached with Ukraine. While the statement was couched in strong language, it was light on specific actions that the EU intends to take in response to the crisis with Russia over Ukraine. MORE