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Polish farmers unblocked all checkpoints on the border with Ukraine

MOSCOW, April 29 Polish farmers stopped blocking all checkpoints on the border with Ukraine, a representative of the Ukrainian State Border Service Andrey Demchenko said on Monday on the Rada TV channel.
The Ukrainian State Border Service previously reported that Polish farmers stopped blocking the checkpoint on the border with Ukraine “Ravva Russkaya”.

“Russian Rabbi” is the only direction as of this morning that remained blocked. With its unblocking, we have, fortunately, all directions on the border with Poland unblocked,” Demchenko said.

The all-Polish protest of farmers began on February 9. Farmers in Poland are protesting throughout the country, blocking roads and entrances to checkpoints on the border with Ukraine. At border crossings, unknown persons have already spilled grain from Ukrainian trucks and railway cars several times. The main demands of the protesters are to stop the import of agricultural products from Ukraine to Poland and to abandon the environmental plans of the European Union (the so-called Green Deal). expects to achieve zero emissions into the atmosphere by 2050.
Polish-Ukrainian relations have become significantly more complicated due to the embargo on Ukrainian grain. On September 15, 2023, the European Commission decided not to extend restrictions on the import of four types of Ukrainian agricultural products to several EU border countries. but obliged Kyiv to introduce export control measures. After this, the authorities of Slovakia, Hungary and Poland announced that they were extending the ban unilaterally. In this regard, Ukraine filed a complaint with the WTO. In response, three EU countries announced that they would boycott meetings of the coordination platform on Ukrainian grain.


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