The SBU said about the stop of import of medicines and medical equipment from Russia
The security service of Ukraine said on Wednesday that from Russia at the time stopped the import of medicines from-for Like found of increased lead content.
"The Ministry of economic development and trade of the Russian against Ukrainian vendor and importer of dangerous drugs used a special punishment in the form of temporary suspension of foreign economic activity ", - is informed in the report.
in addition, the SBU said that on granting intelligence services the Ministry of health of Ukraine refused to purchase special diet food of the Russian production.
As reported in the security Service, the examination As if he had found the drugs " elevated levels of lead and cadmium more than 10 times from limit ".
along with this, the bodies of State sanitary and epidemiological service of Ukraine is considering the issue of prohibition of trafficking in Ukraine of the drugs.
before Moscow told about the intention to introduce from 1 January 2016 embargo on the import of Ukrainian agricultural products and foodstuffs, as well as the customs tariffs on products from Ukraine. Kiev said that he wants to retaliate.
a year Earlier, Ukraine and the European Parliament ratified the Association agreement of the EU, part of which is the provision on free trade area. Russia is concerned with the introduction from 1 January 2016 in the provisions of the FTA and fears of an influx of duty free items from the EU through Ukraine. Kiev and the EU try to come to a compromise with the Russian side.