On 29 September, the EU Sanctions blog reported on the announced details of a further sanctions package following the “sham referenda” organised in occupied territories of Ukraine and movement toward annexation of occupied regions.  It includes additional import and export bans; a ban on EU nationals sitting on governing bodies of Russian state-owned enterprises; a “legal basis” for the price cap on Russian oil; provision to list people who have circumvented EU sanctions; the extension of current restrictions on Crimea, Donetsk and Luhansk to all non-government-controlled areas of Ukraine; and further targeted sanctions on persons and entities.

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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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