The Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Medvedev signed Tuesday a decree on introduction of embargo on agricultural products, raw materials and foodstuffs supplied by Turkey. In the sanctions list includes poultry, vegetables, fruit, and salt and sodium chloride.
This writes 1 December, news Agency RIA Novosti, citing the press service of the government of the Russian Federation.
«The Prime Minister of the Russian Federation Dmitry Medvedev signed a decree on measures to implement presidential Decree «On measures for safeguarding national security of the Russian Federation from criminal and other unlawful acts and on application of special economic measures against the Turkish Republic», – stated in the message.
In this document it is noted that limitations in relation to the goods provided by the list, do not apply to goods imported for personal use to the extent permitted by law of the Eurasian economic Union. The resolution comes into force after its official publication.
Earlier this week, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed a decree on measures to ensure national security and on the special economic measures against Turkey. This document introduces a ban on Charter air services between the countries, hiring workers from among Turkish citizens, but also prohibit or limit activities under the jurisdiction of the Turkish organizations in Russia.