Russia to lift sanctions from some Ukrainian companiesChristian Fernsby ▼ | October 16, 2020
Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin has proposed lifting sanctions imposed againats several Ukrainian companies. His initiative was supported by Russian President Vladimir Putin, reported RIA Novosti.
Russia Mikhail Mishustin
Putin noted that it was not Moscow that "imposed restrictions" and Russia is ready to "restore full-scale cooperation" with Kyiv.
"We did not impose these restrictions, all actions on our part are only reciprocal... The level and depth of cooperation between our enterprises was very high... Let us assume that this is the first step and a gesture of goodwill on our part... I agree," the Russian President stressed.
Mishustin expressed hope that the Ukrainian authorities will respond appropriately to the initiative of the Russian Federation. ■