The President’s press Secretary Dmitry Peskov has called Russia’s actions a natural response to the conditions of unpredictability of Turkey in light of recent events.
MOSCOW, 26 Nov. Russia has not imposed a trade embargo against Turkey, however, due to the increased risk of various extremist attacks currently being taken additional measures to control goods coming from that country, said Thursday the President’s press Secretary Dmitry Peskov.
“No embargo, of course, is not entered, — said Peskov. However, with increasing danger of various manifestations of extremist, of course, additional measures of control.”
He stressed that this is a perfectly natural reaction, “especially in terms of unpredictability in this case the Turkish Republic.”
On Tuesday the Russian su-24 aircraft crashed in Syria. The President of Russia Vladimir Putin announced that the plane was shot down by a rocket type “air-air” with a Turkish F-16s over Syrian territory and fell in Syria four kilometers from the border with Turkey. Later, the Russian foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said that after the incident cancels visit to Turkey, and also noted the increase in terrorist threats from Turkey, which the Russians are not recommended to visit this country in the near future for any purpose.