In particular, the Rosselkhoznadzor proposes to amend the list of goods prohibited for import to Russia according to the government resolution on the destruction of agricultural products, expanding the list Turkey. Now this list is the number of countries in the West.
MOSCOW, 30 Dec. The Rosselkhoznadzor sent to the Ministry of agriculture of the Russian Federation the document proposing the destruction of smuggled agricultural products from Turkey, which from 1 January will fall under the ban of the import into the territory of Russia, the Agency reports.
The Rosselkhoznadzor proposes to initiate changes in the list of goods prohibited for import in the Russian Federation according to the decree of the government about the destruction of agricultural products, expanding the list Turkey. Now this list is a number of Western countries that have imposed sanctions against Russia.
Russia from January 1, prohibits the importation from Turkey of certain products, including in particular included chicken, tomatoes, onions, cauliflower, cucumbers, oranges and tangerines, grapes, apples, pears, peaches, plums and strawberries.
Relations of Russia and Turkey is experiencing a crisis after November 24, Turkish F-16 shot down in Syria, the Russian bomber su-24. The Russian President Vladimir Putin called it a “stab in the back” by the accomplices of terrorists. After the incident, the President signed a decree on measures to ensure national security and the special economic measures against Turkey.
In particular, Russia from January 1, 2016 banned the import from Turkey of a number of products suspended the visa-free regime with Turkey, and cancelled Charter flights. In addition, employers from 1 January 2016 it is forbidden to employ workers from among the citizens of Turkey, the President also instructed to prohibit or limit activities under the jurisdiction of the Turkish organizations in the territory of the Russian Federation.