Czech Republic demands to abolish the anti-Russian sanctions

Thursday, 25 August, 2016 - 16:45

Czech President Milos Zeman said that the anti-Russian sanctions harm the agriculture of the Czech Republic.

"Sanctions are a manifestation of powerlessness."- he said at the opening of the agricultural exhibition, adding that the Czech Republic hopes that the sanctions will be lifted in a year.

A lot of European countries have spoken against the sanctions. The Netherlands made a recent claim on the same topic.