Russian Foreign Ministry spokeswoman Maria Zakharova commented on EU Commissioner for Foreign Affairs Josep Borrell’s call for European countries to “be patient” until the impact of sanctions against Russia manifests itself.
“They were really waiting, Borrell doesn’t know that. Josep… Many EU residents have felt the direct impact of anti-Russian sanctions,” Zakharova said.
She added, mocking Borrell, that people in Asia, Africa and elsewhere “also appreciated the impact of the illegal unilateral restrictions imposed by Washington and Brussels on Russia.”
Andrey Klishas, head of the Federation Council Committee on Constitutional Legislation, said in a commentary on Borrell’s call that while the owners of the sanctions are waiting for their impact on Russia, Moscow will wait until winter to see the consequences of these sanctions. sanctions against those who imposed them.