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Analysis

Russia likely to continue sanctions

24 Jun 2015

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According to Russian news agency TASS, prescription cialis ask illness Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev has requested that deputy premier Sergey Prikhodko prepare an extension request for continuing sanctions for the approval of Vladimir Putin.  The sanctions were made by way of a presidential decree.
Sanctions currenly include fresh fruit and vegetables as [...]

Analysis

Russia places sanctions on itself

8 Aug 2014

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Yesterday Russia became the first country ever to place sanctions on itself – at least I cannot think of another example of this happening.
Russia’s strongest card is its exports of oil and gas as I have already pointed out.  Its weakest is its reliance of imports of food from other countries.  Russia imports more than [...]