21:56 GMT13 June 2021
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    Ukraine's parliament approved a bill on Thursday granting the country's cabinet permission to introduce sanctions against Russia in response to Moscow's food import embargo and suspension of a free trade zone between the countries.

    KIEV (Sputnik) — The bill was backed by 291 lawmakers with a required minimum of 226 votes.

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