Russian lawmakers call for ban on trucks from EU state
The proposed legislation would restrict Polish freight transit through Russia and ban refueling at local prices
Russia’s lower house of parliament appealed to the government on Tuesday to ban semi-trucks registered in Poland from transiting through Russian territory. The proposal was announced by State Duma Chairman Vyacheslav Volodin in a Telegram post.
“The deputies of the State Duma have unanimously proposed denying passage to Polish trucks through our country, as well as to prohibit them from refueling at Russian prices, setting the cost of fuel at EU levels,” the senior lawmaker wrote.
The measure is touted as a response to EU…