2015-12-16 10:00:00

Chief Rabbi of Russia criticizes West for anti-Russian sanctions

Moscow, December 16, Interfax - Chief Rabbi of Russia Berel Lazar believes anti-Russian sanctions lead to a deadlock.

"Sanctions cannot settle any questions, pressure won't help. Here it is necessary to find mutual understanding," he said at a press conference in Moscow.

According to him, "any sensible person shares this position."

Lazar stressed that facing the threat of the international terrorism it is necessary to spare no effort "to set up a coalition, one front for struggling against terror."