Russia declares Bronis Ropė persona non grata
The Russian Foreign Ministry declared Greens/EFA member Bronis Ropė persona non grata in Russia. He will be refused entry to this country for the next five years.
Greens/EFA Presidents Philippe Lamberts and Ska Keller commented:
“We are deeply concerned over the fact that without appropriate justification, members of the European Parliament could be refused entrance to the territory of the Russian Federation