NICOSIA May 10 The European Bank for
Reconstruction and Development said on Wednesday its shareholder
governments had rejected a complaint by Russia that the bank's
ongoing investment freeze in the country had breached internal
The bank's President Suma Chakrabarti added the decision was
"final and binding" and that there had been no discussion by the
bank's decisionmakers on what it would require for the bank to
restart investments in Russia.
There was no discussion at the meeting about what it would
take to restart investments in Russia, the bank added.
(Reporting by Marc Jones;editing by Sujata Rao)