"Restrictive measures against Minsk we consider counterproductive. This is known EU" — said in an interview with Interfax Russia's permanent representative to the EU Vladimir Chizhov.
On He said, Belarusian topic will be mentioned during the Russia-EU summit to be held June 9-10 in Nizhny Novgorod.
"We believe what you need act in ways inclusion, not isolation, "- said the diplomat. He stressed that the question of any joint action with the European Union on Belarus Russia will not do.
Earlier, Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov said that Russia has never taken a position similar to the position of the European Union, on the situation of human rights Belarus and Russia has only encouraged to comply with international obligations, and does not lead talks on sanctions.