Putin has removed restrictions on hiring workers from Turkey

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President Vladimir Putin removed a number of restrictions from the list of special measures against Turkey, the press service of the Kremlin.

«To amend the Decree of the President of the Russian Federation from November 28, 2015… modified: subparagraphs «b» and «C» of paragraph 1 is repealed» — appears in the text of the decree.

Paragraph «b» of decree «On special economic measures» has imposed restrictions on Turkish companies performing certain types of work or services in Russia. In turn, the unit, which included a ban on hiring Turkish employees for employers not included in the list determined by the government.

Moscow imposed an embargo on the supply of certain products from Turkey in January 2016. These measures were a response to the attack on the Turkish air force su-24 in Syria.

In early may, Putin and Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan have agreed on a «comprehensive solution» for the removal of trade restrictions.