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Russia puts ban on import of GMO foods due to their toxicity

GMO fruits

Written by William Engdahl

Newscast Media MOSCOW—The Russian government recently announced it would ban
import and commercialization of genetically modified organisms (GMO) in the Russian
Federation. New evidence suggests that the health and safety dangers of the GMO
assault on our food quality involve the paired agrichemicals that are used in almost all
GMO seeds today, namely Monsanto Roundup and other glysophate-based weed
killers.

In December 2013, Professor Irina Ermakova, vice president of Russia’s National
Association for Genetic Safety, together with a group of Russian scientists, called on
the government to impose a 10-year ban or moratorium in order that the influence of
GMOs and their chemical herbicides can be thoroughly studied for their influence on
human health. Ermakova some years before conducted GMO rat-feeding tests that
showed alarming results, including extreme mortality rates. CONTINUE TO FULL ARTICLES>>

         

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