Cartoon: Russia Destroys Western Food

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Russian authorities burned hundreds of tons of foodstuffs they said violated their ban on European food imports, created over a year ago in retaliation for Western sanctions over Ukraine. The ban, however has made it increasingly difficult for Russians to get a hold of imported food, causing food prices to rise by nearly one-fifth.

Artist: Marian Kamensky (Austria)
See more of this artist’s work on Cartoon Movement.

This piece was originally published on August 6, 2015.

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