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Mar 20, 2014 10:37 AM by ASSOCIATED PRESS

France says EU-Russia summit scrapped over crisis

BRUSSELS (AP) - European Union leaders say they will expand travel ban and asset freeze sanctions against people linked to Russia's annexation of the Crimea peninsula and scrap a planned EU-Russia summit.

French President Francois Hollande said Thursday "there was supposed to be a summit between EU and Russia that cannot happen in these circumstances."

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