Brewer: Ukraine has begun technical consultations with Russia over the transit of trucks

Ukraine has begun technical consultations with the Ministry of transport of the Russian Federation on the issue of transit road transportations between the countries, said the Minister of infrastructure Andriy Pivovarsky at a briefing on Monday, February 15, Interfax-Ukraine.

Medvedev threatens additional control of all cars from Ukraine

«I hope that in the near future will be developed informed decision on this subject,» he said.

The Minister noted that the shares of Ukrainian public activists to attempt to block the Russian trucks are not breaking the law: for example, such events are held in Europe.

Meanwhile, brewer stressed that the restriction of Russia, Ukrainian transit is a direct violation of international law.

As reported with reference to Prime Minister Arseniy Yatsenyuk , the Russian Federation unilaterally violated the rules and procedures of the WTO and unilaterally stopped the movement of Ukrainian goods vehicles through its territory. According to him, the Ukrainian foreign Ministry has sent Russia a note of explanation for such illegal actions.

The head of government noted that Ukraine demands from Russia to urgently meet WTO requirements, resume, Ukrainian transit traffic of motor vehicles.

Medvedev threatens additional control of all cars from Ukraine

Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Medvedev did not rule out the stop motion on the territory of Russia by all modes of transport from the territory of Ukraine. He said this at a meeting with Deputy Prime Ministers of the Russian Federation, reports TASS.

«The response actions that have been taken to encourage the Ukrainian side to this situation (blocking Russian vans) to understand additional Supervisory powers needed to use at the moment in relation to all modes of transport, which moves from the territory of Ukraine», — said Medvedev.

He hopes that Ukraine will do everything to regain movement on its territory of Russian cars.

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«I hope that in the near future they (the Ukrainian authorities) will take all necessary measures to restore the normal flow of goods and transport supply, transportation activities,» — said Medvedev.

Starting the interview with CNBC, he said that «some crazy trying to stop our heavy cars» on the territory of Ukraine.

«We understand that for everything that happens in Ukraine, meet Ukrainian state, which is, unfortunately, not able to restore order,» — said Medvedev.

«The fact that some guys there to stop trucks using a firearm, means that the authorities in Ukraine, or in other words, are these extremist groups,» he said.

In turn, the press Secretary of the Russian President Dmitry Peskov told journalists that the Ministry of transport of the Russian Federation is seeking to unlock the situation with the Russian trucks in Ukraine, RIA Novosti reported.

«It is absolutely outrageous, when with the connivance of the authorities in Ukraine such chaos going on in relation to our carriers. This, of course, is unacceptable,» Peskov said.

«We are very closely watching this situation. We believe that the Ministry of transport of energetic measures are being taken to change this situation, and second, of course, to ensure adequate response in the event of an unwanted continuation of this crisis,» — said the press Secretary of the President of the Russian Federation.

Peskov declined to say what may be retaliation, and advised to seek clarification from the Ministry of transport of the Russian Federation.

Previously, due to the impossibility of transit of Russian trucks through Poland, the Russians began more actively to go into the EU through Transcarpathia. But on 12 February, the participants of the blockade of transit of Russian goods do not miss the Russian groovycart Western and Northern regions of Ukraine.

Russia in the answer of 14 February, suspended the movement of trucks from Ukraine.

The Cabinet of Ministers of Ukraine on 15 February decided to suspend the movement of Russian trucks through territory of the country to resolve this situation.

Earlier Ukraine and Russia mutually banned the import of goods to each other on their territory, but retained the ability of transit transportation of goods.

Brewer: Ukraine has begun technical consultations with Russia over the transit of trucks 15.02.2016

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