Import ban on Polish meat lifted
Russia and Poland have finally ended their disagreement
over the Russian ban of Polish meat imports.
Russian agricultural minister, Alexej Gordejew, informed the news ageny
AFP following meetings with his Polish counterpart in Moscow.
Next week, both sides are planning to sign a mutual memorandum. Following
which, the way is paved for the planned partner agreement between the EU and
Russia has been justifying its meat embargo with Poland since 2005 by
claiming that there were problems with Polish veterinary controls. At that time,
the conservative Polish government blocked talks about a partnership agreement
between Russia and the EU.
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