Russian Prime Minister Mikhail Mishustin has signed a decree banning exports of medical products originating from the list of unfriendly nations in a bid to avoid shortages.
Russia has introduced a temporary ban on exports of foreign-made medical products.
The statement reads;
“A decree to this effect was signed by the head of government.”
The ban affects medical supplies stored in warehouses in Russia or going through customs checks.
Among countries considered unfriendly by Moscow are Australia, the United Kingdom, the European Union, Iceland, Canada, New Zealand, and Norway, South Korea, Singapore, the United States, Switzerland, and Japan.