Putin, at G20 summit, proposes lifting sanctions on essential goods amid coronavirus (6)

Reuters 2020.03.26 21:47
MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russian President Vladimir Putin told the G20 video- summit on Thursday that participating countries need a common plan to support their economies amid the coronavirus outbreak and he proposed a moratorium on sanctions related to essential goods. Putin also proposed creating a special fund under International Monetary Fund control to fight the spread of the virus. Reporting by Andrey Ostroukh; writing by Polina Devitt; editing by
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