2022-06-02 17:07, Law 2022-06-02 17:41
The U.S. Treasury (Finance) announced on Thursday that it would impose sanctions on Vladimir Putin, a close friend of the Russian president, and on boats associated with cellist Sergei Roldin and Putin and the Russian oligarchy. Additional sanctions were imposed on MFA spokeswoman Maria Zakharova and four other ministers, and the ban on technology imports by Russian companies was extended.
As the ministry stressed in the press release, Roldin, a longtime friend of Putin’s and his daughter Maria’s bodyguard, was the manager of the Russian president’s foreign assets. Along with Rołdugin, sanctions were imposed on his wife, Soprano Jelena Mirtova.
The musician’s role as Putin’s main custodian of tax havens was revealed, among other things. Data release from someone during the Panama Papers Office Rights in 2016. Rołdugin is already subject to sanctions from the European Union, Great Britain, Australia and New Zealand.
In addition, the restrictions apply to two boats: the Graceful, registered in the Cayman Islands, and sailing under the Russian flag of Olympia, on which Putin visited several times, taking ships with the others. With Alyaksandr Lukashenka. The sanctions include companies managing and servicing boats used by Putin and his allies, as well as four boats, two planes and a helicopter. With Andre Costin, President of the State Bank WTB.
The list of sanctions – related to the freezing of their US assets – includes Transport Minister Vitaly Savelyev, Economic Development Minister Maxim Reshetnikov, Construction Minister Irek Fazzulin and Deputy Prime Minister Dmitry Grigorenko.
In addition, the US State Department announced visa bans against five representatives of the Russian elite, including MFA spokeswoman Maria Zakharova and billionaire Alexei Mortashov.
The U.S. Department of Commerce has added 71 companies from Belarus and Russia to its “blacklist” of companies subject to import restrictions. Technology.
From Washington, Oscar Korsinski (PAP)
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