already prepared an adequate response, countersanctions against the Russian
Federation as to both the trade embargo and the suspension of the agreement on a
free trade zone within the CIS between Ukraine and the Russian Federation,"
Prime Minister of Ukraine Arseniy Yatsenyuk
at a press
conference on the 2015 results, on Tuesday, 29 December.
regime, as expected, introduces sanctions against Ukraine due to our European
choice," emphasised the Prime Minister.
Arseniy Yatsenyuk noted that other CIS member stated haven’t yet declared
their position on the suspension of the agreement: "But the Government of
Ukraine will take a decision on the introduction of counter measures against
the Russian Federation after President’s signing amendments to the Law of
Ukraine on foreign economic activity."