A possible ban of import of medicines into Russia can harm ordinary citizens, said the Chairman of the Department for the Department of the Patriarchate Metropolitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk in the program "The Church and the world" on TV "Russia 24".
Western suppliers had an impact on ordinary people. That import substitution was necessary to create a cure, but it takes time.
Metropolitan Hilarion acknowledged that the domestic pharmaceutical market is now heavily dependent on Western supplies. And noticed that the purchases are made in bulk.
The ban should be balanced, thoughtful, stressed the Metropolitan. Now training there.
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