UK ADDS 386 NEW NAMES TO RUSSIA SANCTIONS LIST

On 11 March, a Notice from HM Treasury advised that it had added many members of the Russian State Duma to its sanctions lists.

https://assets.publishing.service.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/1060263/Notice_Russia_110322.pdf

https://www.europeansanctions.com/2022/03/uk-lists-386-members-of-russian-state-duma/

OFAC NORTH KOREA SANCTIONS: A NUMBER OF INDIVIDUALS AND ENTITIES ADDED TO SANCTIONS LIST

On 11 March, OFAC advised (on the same news release that advised of Russian sanctions changes) that 2 individuals and 3 entities (also subject to Russian sanctions) have been added to the North Korean sanctions lists.

https://home.treasury.gov/policy-issues/financial-sanctions/recent-actions/20220311

OFAC: Russia sanctions – new Executive Order and General Licenses; plus new and amended FAQ and Designations

On 11 March, OFAC announced that a further Executive Order “Prohibiting Certain Imports, Exports, and New Investment with Respect to Continued Russian Federation Aggression”.  It also issued new General Licenses 17, 18 and 19, as well as Ukraine-related General License 23.  There are also 8 new FAQ and 1 FAQ (1007) which has been amended.  A number of individuals are added to sanctions lists, together with 3 entities, 1 yacht (the Tango, which flies a Cook Island flag) and an aircraft linked to Viktor VEKSELBERG.  A number of existing entries (including Vekselberg) were also amended.

https://home.treasury.gov/system/files/126/russia_eo_20220311.pdf

https://home.treasury.gov/policy-issues/financial-sanctions/faq/added/2022-03-11

https://home.treasury.gov/policy-issues/financial-sanctions/faq/updated/2022-03-11

https://home.treasury.gov/policy-issues/financial-sanctions/recent-actions/20220311