High stakes poker game in Russia's sanctions backlash
Published 08/08/2014 | 02:30
The announcement of the Russian ban by Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev was not a big shock to the Irish food sector.
It's the aftermath that is likely to sting for much longer.
Trouble first started brewing for a small, but significant, part of Ireland's €10bn food export industry when Russia banned pigmeat imports from the EU.