The CPRF leader Gennady Zyuganov proposes to use the energy resources of the Russian Federation in response to countries that provide military assistance to the Ukrainian army.
"I have to say, if you violate WTO rules, we reserve the right to withhold all payments. On the reverse side we have a very large energy market is also a very powerful lever. I have to say who wears out there (Ukraine) troops or will continue to put heavy weapons - we will respond immediately, " said Zyuganov in the broadcast television channel ", answering the question of how Russia should respond to punishment.
Relations between Russia and the West deteriorated in connection With the situation in Ukraine. In July last year, the EU and the US from point penalties against private individuals and organizations turned to measures against entire sectors of the Russian economy. In response, Russia has restricted the import of food items from countries that have imposed regarding her punishment.
Moscow has stated many times that completely uninvolved in the events in the South-East of Ukraine, does not supply the militia military equipment and ammunition, is not a party to domestic conflict and is interested in Ukraine overcame political and economic crisis.