Russia bans oil, machinery, and metalwork export to UkraineChristian Fernsby ▼ | April 19, 2019
Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev on Thursday said he has signed a decree expanding Russian sanctions against Ukraine.
Russia Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev
Also, the decree expands the list of items prohibited for import from Ukraine, he added.
"We are expanding the ban on the import of certain types of goods to Russia. This measure will affect Ukrainian machinery, light industry, metalwork, the cost of which last year amounted to almost $250 million," he said.
Medvedev also noted that these measures are retaliatory. ■