EAEU to resolve problems surrounding Ukraine within the CIS Free Trade Zone


Members of the Eurasian Economic Union (EEU) will develop in the next six months response mechanisms to the EU-Ukraine free trade area agreement at the unilateral level, Viktor Khristenko, Chairman of the Eurasian Economic Commission, said Monday.

MOSCOW (Sputnik) — “During the first half of 2016, we should develop legal mechanisms, which would allow national governments to realize their right to conduct unilateral actions in the framework of a supranational body, when they have the right to carry out responsive measures under an effective management mechanism,” Khristenko told reporters following a meeting of the Supreme Eurasian Economic Council, the EEU decision-making body composed of the leaders of member-states.