The last few years, the EU has regularly established sanctions (also called “restrictive measures”) within the framework of its Common Foreign and Security Policy (CFSP), either on its own initiative, or to comply with a binding resolution of the United Nations Security Council.
For more information:
General information on EU sanctions:
- Council: https://www.consilium.europa.eu/en/policies/sanctions/
- Commission: https://ec.europa.eu/info/business-economy-euro/banking-and-finance/international-relations/sanctions_en
Overview of sanctions currently in place: