According to the President's press Secretary Dmitry Peskov, the Russian leadership emphasized the setback in the negotiations on the consequences of the Association agreement between Ukraine And the European Union.
"Unfortunately, our contacts with the Europeans And the Ukrainians do not bring the desired results And the impact of the entry into force of the agreement (on Association between Ukraine And the EU) continues to remain negative as long as, he summed up, reports news Agency.- And attempts to discuss these problems until failed. Moreover, perhaps even experiencing a regression with the position of the unwillingness of our European partners to take into account Russia's concerns ".
on Wednesday the head of Ministry of economic development Alexei Ulyukayev said that the Russian Federation in connection with the signing of the Treaty of unification of Ukraine And the EU is considering imposing relative to Kiev a number of measures, as well as among them food embargo. On 5 November the head of Ministry of agrarian policy And food of Ukraine Oleksiy Pavlenko said that his country is ready For the introduction of Russia's ban on imports of Ukrainian agricultural products. Remember, after tripartite consultations on Association of Ukraine with the EU, held in early October, the head of the Ministry of economic development Alexey Ulyukaev stated that the Russian Federation is not satisfied with the EU's proposals. At the end of September, Prime Minister Medvedev D. A. said that the Russian Federation wants to switch to a normal trade regime with Ukraine, without preferences. The Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine And the European Parliament on 16 September 2014 ratified the Association agreement Kiev And Brussels, however, the use of the free trade agreement was delayed until 2016.