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Russia restarts trade sanctions against Ukraine

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Jan. 29, 2014, 6:16 p.m. | Ukraine — by Katya Gorchinskaya

Russian President Vladimir Putin gestures speaks during a press conference with EU Council president and European Commission President on January 28, 2014 following an EU-Russia summit at the EU Headquarters in Brussels. "The EU needs +to clear the air+ with Russia at this summit as sharp differences over the Ukraine crisis and eastern Europe test relations", a senior EU official said. AFP PHOTO / GEORGES GOBET
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Katya Gorchinskaya

Katya Gorchinskaya has been the Kyiv Post's deputy chief editor since 2009 and is a contributor to The Wall Street Journal and other publications. Follow her on Twitter @kgorchinskaya.

At least two trade association complained that Ukrainian exports are once again facing troubles at the Russian border, similar to the brief but damaging trade war in August.

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