Hague: 'Many more' could face sanctions

William Hague making a statement to Parliament today.
William Hague making a statement to Parliament today.

"Many more" individuals and entities could be hit by sanctions over the Ukraine crisis after the criteria for punishments was widened, William Hague said today.

Speaking in the House of Commons, the Foreign Secretary also said that this weekend's referendum polls in eastern Ukraine were marked by "blatant fraud".

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