The President of Russia Vladimir Putin signed the law on kontrsanktsy, which gives the President the right to prohibit or suspend international cooperation with “hostile foreign States and organizations”. The document is published on the official portal of legal information on Monday, June 4.
For the second edition of the bill has excluded the norm, where the restrictions could get almost all Russian companies and banks with foreign participation. In addition, the restrictions will not apply to vital goods, including medicine.
In case of elimination of circumstances giving rise to the imposition of counter-sanctions, the government cancels the relevant measures stated in the document.
The law of counter-sanctions against the US and its allies, the state Duma adopted on may 22. It has caused widespread controversy in the political environment. As a result, after a series of discussions from the law were excluded the mention of specific industries, goods and services, and a list of possible countermeasures is reduced.
In early April, the US Treasury imposed new restrictive measures against Russian companies, officials, public managers and businessmen.More important news Telegram-channel “Tape days”. Signed!