Campaigners warning over future fuel crisis

Armed pro-Russian separatists take position outside the Police barracks in the eastern Ukrainian city of Donetsk. Credit: Press Association Images

The turmoil in Ukraine should be a wake-up call for Europe's looming fuel and food crisis, campaigners have warned.

Ahead of the G7 summit, organised by leaders after they decided to boycott a planned G8 summit in Russia this week, Oxfam said tension with Moscow over the situation in Ukraine highlighted the need for Europe to reassess its energy mix.

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Campaigners warn of European food and energy crisis

The turmoil in Ukraine should be a wake-up call for Europe's looming fuel and food crisis, campaigners have warned.