Putin threatens Ukraine with full embargo if Kiev implements EU free trade deal

In a letter to Ukraine's President Petro Poroshenko, Russian President Vladimir Putin has threatened that Moscow will shut Russian markets for Ukrainian exports if Kiev implements any part of a trade agreement with the European Union.
Vladimir Putin
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