Media: EC plans to change sanctions against Russia to avoid obstacles to food exports


MOSCOW, July 15 – Prime. The European Commission will propose changes to sanctions against Russia on Friday to avoid the risk of hindering food exports, Reuters reported, citing unnamed officials.

„The EC on Friday <…> will adjust existing restrictive measures so as not to impede food exports,” the agency said in a statement.

Existing sanctions are expected to be amended to ensure they do not affect food and grain exports from Russia, the sources said.