18-08-2014 02:51 AM | Cyprus

Russian embargo is ‘last nail in the coffin’ for farmers

Joe Public doesn’t really care about politics on an international scale, no matter how many petitions he shares on Facebook. Out of sight is most certainly out of mind and the majority of us are usually more concerned with immediate problems and not whether Russia invaded Ukraine and annexed Crimea.

Usually.

Because in this case their problem became our problem. After the EU imposed further economic sanctions on Russia for its involvement in the Ukraine crisis, Russia retaliated by announcing that it would stop food from the EU, the US Australia, Canada and Norway for a full year.
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