EU’s Tusk sees Russia sanctions renewal before mid-December

European Council President Tusk attends a debate at the European Parliament in Strasbourg

BRUSSELS (Reuters) – European Council President Donald Tusk said on Thursday that he expected the European Union to agree on a renewal of economic sanctions against Russia before summit of the bloc’s leaders he would chair in mid-December.

(Reporting by Alastair Macdonald; @macdonaldrtr)