Czech President miloå? Zeman called punishment EU against Russia certainly ineffective. He explained that these measures Western States did not give the proper result, and they need to cancel.
The head of state also expressed hope that the punishment will lay throughout the year. With all this miloå? Zeman tears that once the financial limitation will be removed, he wants to renew the partnership with Russia.
"My objective is not to help Russia, but I strive to ordinary trade and financial relations between the Czech Republic and the Russian Federation, which should not prevent punishment. Especially the sentence in vain", - quotes the President of the local edition of Blesk.
With all this, he stressed that the punishment is not applied in financial damage to Russia, which is expected to the EU, however bad for trade and economic interests of its powers.
Czech President added that sanctions against Russia must be held not later than next year. He explained his point of view because otherwise the Czech company will not be able to resume its position on the Russian market, because they will displace American and Western European firms.
Note that similar statements Czech favorite made after meeting with the head of the company "Russian Railways" Vladimir Yakunin, who appears in the sanctions list. European politician discussed with him issues of collaboration. "We talked about the support of the export of Czech companies in the Russian Federation," approved miloå? Zeman.
Earlier it was reported that the European powers are dissatisfied with the outcome, which resulted in punishment. 7 of the member States of the EU, supported the abolition of anti-punishment. This initiative confirmed Austria, Hungary, Italy, Cyprus, Slovakia, France and the Czech Republic. Maybe this is due to the fact that financial measures dealt a severe blow to the economy of these countries.
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