US SANCTIONS ON RUSSIA OVER SKRYPAL POISONING START AUGUST 27

On 25 August, Rferl reported that details were published in the US Federal Register on 24 August.  The State Department posting said the measures would terminate assistance to Russia except for urgent humanitarian issues, end some arms sales and financing, restrict access to US credit or other financial assistance, and prohibit the export to Russia of restricted goods or technology.  A second batch of sanctions related to the poisoning case will be imposed after 90 days if Russia it does not allow inspectors from the Organisation for the Prohibition of Chemical Weapons to confirm that it no longer has chemical weapons.

https://www.rferl.org/a/u-s-sanctions-on-russia-tied-to-poisoning-in-britain-begin-on-august-27/29451822.html

Author: raytodd2017

Chartered Legal Executive and former senior manager with Isle of Man Customs and Excise, where I was (amongst other things) Sanctions Officer (for UN/EU sanctions), Export Licensing Officer and Manager of the Legal-Library & Collectorate Support Section

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