The Deputy from the LDPR faction Andrei Svintsov demanded from the administration of the state Duma to remove from the cupboards of the lower house candy Turkish production, reports the BBC.
According to the Deputy, his request is dictated by the requirements of the voter, who, in his letter complaining about the poor quality of Turkish sweets, and also that box of chocolates isn’t specified their composition.
Svintsov was asked to send candy to the examination and said that if the candy will be harmful substances found that his faction will demand to amend the list of sanctions of the Turkish confectionery products.
Recall that 1 January 2016 in Russia will come into force a ban or restriction on the import of certain goods from Turkey. In the sanctions list includes frozen parts of carcasses and offal of chickens and turkeys, carnations, tomatoes, onions, cauliflower and broccoli, cucumbers and gherkins, oranges, mandarins and similar citrus hybrids, grapes, apples, pears, apricots, peaches, nectarines, plums, strawberries, strawberries, salt and sodium chloride.
The import of these goods for personal use is not prohibited.