23-11-2012 08:33 AM | Russian Federation

Russia lifts ban on British beef and lamb imports

British farmers have been stopped from exporting to Russia following the 1996 BSE outbreak in the UK, despite it being lifted worldwide in 2006.

However the ban has now been lifted, in a welcome boost for Britain’s livestock farmers.

The Government said that official confirmation of the decision was expected to be issued by Moscow shortly.
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