The source said about the response of Russia on the Ukrainian sanctions

© RIA Novosti / Ekaterina to Chesnokova in fotobounce on the house of the government of the Russian Federation from quay Tarasa Shevchenko in Moscow. Archival photoThe source said about the response of Russia on the Ukrainian sanctions© RIA Novosti / Ekaterina to Tecnocovering the image Bank

The government finish work on an Ordinance providing for the imposition of economic retaliation to sanctions of Ukraine, said a source in the Cabinet.

«In the near future the document will be submitted for signature to the Prime Minister, published after the signing,» — said the Agency interlocutor.

The response will affect about 360 companies and addressed more than 50 individuals.

Speaking on the composition of the list, the source said that there will be many interesting discoveries to the citizens of Ukraine. According to him, some Ukrainian leaders with radical views against Russia, not averse to earn in most of these respects.

Special economic measures

Last week Vladimir Putin signed Executive order on special economic measures in connection with the unfriendly and contrary to international law the actions of Ukraine against the Russians. Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said that under the retaliatory measures will get hundreds of Ukrainians and Ukrainian companies that harm Russia. These measures, he said, would include blocking assets of persons and the prohibition of withdrawal of capital and the supply of goods from Ukraine. However, he assured that the sanctions will not affect the Ukrainian people as a whole.

Russia took the decision to impose countersanctions in response to Kiev’s actions. In particular, in may of this year Poroshenko enacted the decision of national security Council and defense of Ukraine, which expanded sanctions against Russian legal and physical persons, and also extended the restrictive measures imposed in previous years.

At the end of 2016, the President of Ukraine signed the law on the mechanism of limiting access to the Ukrainian market of printed products «anti-Ukrainian content» from Russia. The authorities expect that these measures will stimulate the Ukrainian market of printed products, in particular, will become much more Ukrainian books. Now for import to Ukraine of printed materials requires the approval of the state Committee.

In January 2015 the Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine adopted a statement in which Russia is called «an aggressor», as Kiev believes that Russia intervenes in the Affairs of Ukraine is a party to the conflict in the Donbass. Evidence of this was provided. The foreign Ministry called the allegations «unsubstantiated public insinuations».