The United States expanded sanctions against Russia

the U.S. Treasury Department on Wednesday, January 29, announced the extension of sanctions against Russia. The list includes eight individuals, as well as the transport company “Grand Service Express”. It is almost identical with that, who the day before has published the EU Council for General Affairs.

Sanctions imposed against the acting Governor of Sevastopol Mikhail Razvozhaeva, Deputy head of the Legislative Assembly of Sevastopol Catherine Altybaeva, Chairman of the Council of Ministers of Crimea Yuri Gianluca. Also the list included Lydia Basov, Sergey Danilenko, Vladimir, Germans and Catherine Pyrkov. Under the sanctions also hit people, is not included in the published EU legal act. We are talking about Alexander Ganova that is associated with the transport company “Grand Service Express” (the train operator in the Crimea), “Interfax”reports.

Previously, the European Union expanded sanctions list of individuals who participated or contributed in the organisation of elections in Crimea.