Method of punishment used 20 years ago in the Balkans, has no effect in Russia, said Russian Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Rogozin.
" 20 years ago the West just acted in the Balkans, shipping punishments Belgrade for everything that was happening in the neighboring Bosnia and Herzegovina. But Russia is not the Balkans. The West do not forget about it, " Rogozin wrote on Facebook. Russian President Vladimir Putin called " full of shit " actions of governments that impose punishment, thereby limiting the operation of its business abroad. First on Thursday, a source close to the German government said that the European Union States may impose fresh sanctions against Russia, if the militia seized the airport of Donetsk and Mariupol. Add that on Tuesday, the ambassadors of the European Union in favour of sanctions against Russia. On the first day of the week German Chancellor Angela Merkel said the European Union States until unable to cancel penalties against Russia. Remember, the relationship between Russia and the West deteriorated in connection with the situation in Ukraine. on 12 September the EU and the US on the background of the progress of the Minsk agreements between Kiev and militias Donbass about stopping the fire entered against Russia fresh penalties against financial, oil and defense industries. Also expanded the list of individuals who are under punishment.