DESPITE US SANCTIONS, LITHUANIA’S RAILWAYS KEEP THEIR DEAL WITH BELARUS

On 16 December, OCCRP reported that the CEO of Lithuania’s railway company (LTG) has announced his resignation after a scandal over the transit of fertilisers produced by a US-sanctioned Belarus company, Belaruskali.  It notes that Belaruskali was not put on the EU’s sanction list, perhaps due to Lithuania lobbying.

https://www.occrp.org/en/daily/15676-despite-us-sanctions-lithuania-s-railways-keep-their-deal-with-belarus

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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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