U.S., EU Step up Pressure on Turkey Over Russia Sanctions

(Reuters) – The United States and European Union are stepping up pressure on Turkey to enforce Russian sanctions, the Financial Times reported on Thursday.

The United States is focusing on Turkish banks that have integrated into Russia’s Mir payments system, the paper reported citing two Western officials involved in the plans, as Brussels prepares a delegation to express its concerns to Turkish officials directly.

(Reporting by Anirudh Saligrama in Bengaluru; Editing by Jacqueline Wong)

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