“of Course, these decisions must be taken all at the same time. Hardly any state can be the soloist alone,” – said the press Secretary of the President Dmitry Peskov. This is hardly appropriate, he said.

So in the Kremlin responded to the question whether Russia is going to cancel the food restrictions, because Moscow has repeatedly stated the need for the lifting of sanctions in the context of the pandemic.

Western countries have ignored the calls. “The main advocates of the sanctions language, the language of restrictions on anything and everything, in this case, indifferent attitude to these initiatives,” reminded Sands.