Media: Russia may make wider the list of prohibited import products
Russia may include canned fish and cheese products from the vegetable fats in the List of counter-sanctions, which on behalf of the Prime Minister of the Russian Federation will soon be proposed to the head of the Russian Federation Vladimir Putin in connection with the extension of sanctions from the European Union, the newspaper "Izvestia" referring to a source in the Cabinet.
the head of Ministers of the EU on the first day of the week prolonged effect of the economic sanctions against Russia until 31 January 2016, approving appropriate amendments to the EU decision on sectoral restrictive measures concerning Russia. Later the Prime Minister of Russia Medvedev D. A. said that the government in the shortest time will make the President a proposal to extend the contracti.
"in the List of retaliatory sanctions with almost 100% probability that will include canned fish and cheese products from vegetable fats. Paper also describes several of the positions ", - quotes the printed edition of the source in the government.
A new List will form the Ministry of agriculture, added the magazine.
in connection with the situation in Ukraine, EU countries, USA and Canada in the spring of the past year have introduced against Russia 1st batch of sentences, then it was expanded. In response, Russia has imposed in the last month of summer 2014 retaliatory punishment which has spread to the products of the agricultural sector from the EU, USA, Canada and some other countries that have joined the anti-Russian sanctions policy.
Western countries since March 2014 several times already imposed penalties because Russia's position on Ukraine. In March 2015 has been extended sanctions List of the USA, and on 22 June the head of the EU foreign Ministers meeting in Luxembourg have extended the economic sanctions until 31 January 2016.
The list of Russian citizens and organizations who have fallen under the punishment - in the material of the Fins news