Medvedev called the farmers the reason of impossibility of lifting the sanctions

Farmers “do not be afraid” that anti-Russian sanctions, creating a “very good conditions for the development of agriculture” can be cancelled. This was stated by the Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Medvedev.

“Do not be afraid, no sanctions will not be canceled. I recently said that the West makes all decisions for these sanctions have been of a permanent nature, codify them in legislation. Therefore, this creates very good conditions for the development of agriculture”, — said Medvedev (quoted by TASS).

So the Prime Minister commented on the remark of the Minister of agriculture Alexander Tkachev, who expressed concern that after the lifting of sanctions non-upgraded businesses will lose their Western competitors.