The people's Deputy of the state Duma Igor Zotov proposes to ban the Russian Federation the import of products of Coca-Cola and Pepsi in addition to the food embargo.
Zotov argues his sentence the fact that manufacturers of soda sponsored by the major political forces in the United States.
Russia in the last month of summer 2014 has restricted the import of food items from countries that have entered against her punishment: USA, EU, Canada, Australia and Norway. Posted on Thursday by decree of the government of the embargo has been extended until August 5, 2016.
"one in support of the actions of the President of the Russian Federation and the government on counter-sanctions, proposed to set limits on the products of The Coca-Cola Company and PepsiCo, which are official sponsors of the Republican party and the US Democratic party are actively campaigning for the extension of the punishment relative to Russia ", - quotes the printed edition of the text of the address of the Deputy to Prime Minister Medvedev.
in addition, according to the Deputy, soda harm to health, detrimental impact on the health of the nation.
in the List of items, import of which will be limited, consisted of five food groups: meat and sausage, seafood, vegetables, fruits, dairy products. Full List of items prohibited for import,
Western countries since March 2014 several times already imposed penalties because Russia's position on Ukraine. The last case of the use of such practices were the limits imposed in March 2015, when expanded sanctions List of the USA. In addition, the summit "the Big seven" in Bavaria it was decided to extend the punishment against Russia, and the United States considering the introduction of a new.
The list of Russian citizens and organizations who have fallen under the punishment - in the material of the Fins news