Vladimir Putin, the President of Russia, extended the decree on the provision of the economic security and national interests within the transit of the Ukrainian goods through Russia to Kazakhstan and Kirghizia till January 1, 2019. The relevant document was published on the official Internet portal of Russia’s legal information.
The document says that earlier, the security measures in Russia were in effect from January 1, 2016 till June 30, 2018. However, bow they are extended to January 1, 2019.
Reportedly, according to Russia’s President decree as of January 1, 2016 the transport of goods from Ukraine through Russia can be implemented only from Belarus with the application of identification facilities (leads), including those operating on the basis of GLONASS technology, to cargo space of the vehicles and railway vehicles, facilities, containers and other places where the goods are kept, and if the drivers have accounting vouchers.