The intergovernmental Council of the Eurasian economic Union will consider the proposals on mechanisms for the protection from sanctions

© RIA Novosti / Tabyldy to Kadyrbekovna in photosangelina flags of the participating countries of the EAEU. Archival photoThe intergovernmental Council of the Eurasian economic Union will consider the proposals on mechanisms for the protection from sanctions© RIA Novosti / Tabyldy to Kadyrbekovna the image Bank

The intergovernmental Council of the EAEC will consider the report with proposals for protection mechanisms of sanctions and to minimize their consequences, said the first Deputy head of RF government staff Sergey Prikhodko.

He noted that at the previous meeting of the Eurasian intergovernmental Council on 27 July in Saint-Petersburg, the Eurasian economic Commission was tasked to study international practice of application of a collective response to the actions of third parties.

«At the upcoming meeting in Minsk will be considered by the Commission report. Based on his ongoing study of the most effective mechanisms of protection from sanctions and to minimize their consequences,» — said Prikhodko, the journalists, answering the question of whether to discuss ways of minimising the sanctions at the meeting of the intergovernmental Council in Minsk on 27 November.

He noted that as a first concrete step, the Russian side proposes to elaborate a procedure for the application of article 40 of the Treaty on the EAEU «retaliate against a third party».

In addition, Prikhodko said that the issue of bypassing the Russian restrictive measures in respect of goods from the European Union who come to Russia through the territory of the EEU partners, becomes the subject of discussion at almost every meeting of the Eurasian intergovernmental Council.

«The problem of illegal entry into our market the mentioned products is under permanent control. Frankly, the situation is complicated. In the result of negligent actions caused serious damage to the Russian economy. On this subject there is an ongoing dialogue with partners in the Union,» he said.

He also added that while taking energetic measures for the Russian relevant agencies, primarily the Federal customs service of Russia, Rosselkhoznadzor epidemiology in order to curb illicit flows.

The intergovernmental Council of the Eurasian economic Union will consider the proposals on mechanisms for the protection from sanctions© Infografiken sanctions against Russia and retaliatory measures

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