The decision affects 294 legal entities and 848 individuals.
President Petro Poroshenko put into effect the decision of the National Security Council on renewed personal economic and other sanctions against 294 legal entities and 848 individuals who participated in the aggression against Ukraine.
This is stated in the presidential decree of Petro Poroshenko №82 / 2019.
“I decree to enact the decision of the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine of March 19, 2019” On the application, cancellation, and introduction of changes to personal special economic and other restrictive measures (sanctions), ”the document says.
As explained in the National Security and Defense Council, their decision covers 294 legal entities and 848 individuals.
Sanction lists include those who:
- built the Kerch bridge;
- was involved in the attack and seizure of Ukrainian military boats and the retention of Ukrainian sailors in captivity;
- organized and facilitated pseudo-elections in the occupied territories;
- violated the Ukrainian legislation on visiting the Crimea;
- distributed printed products of anti-Ukrainian content;
- illegally obtained and uses the museum collection belonging to Ukraine.
In addition, they say in the department, the sanctions are applied to the leaders of the Council of Federation of the Federal Assembly of the Russian Federation and deputies of the State Duma of the Russian Federation.
The NSDC also introduced restrictive measures regarding individual individuals and legal entities against which the sanctions of the EU, the USA and Canada were applied.
Also, on the basis of the proposals of the National Bank of Ukraine, sanctions were extended against 4 banks with the capital of the aggressor state.
At the same time, they explained in the National Security Council, “due to the achievement of the goal of imposing sanctions, restrictive measures on 8 legal entities, most of which ceased economic activity, were lifted upon submission by the Security Service of Ukraine.”
You can view the list of legal entities under sanctions here, individuals – here.