13 Russians and more than 30 companies hit by new US sanctions


August 3, Fineko/abc.az. The U.S. has expanded the sanctions against Russia.

ABC.AZ reports with reference to the Russian media that the U.S. Treasury imposed sanctions against the Skolkovo Foundation, the Skolkovo Institute of Science & Technology (Skoltech), the Skolkovo Technopark, and set a deadline for completing transactions with them until 1 September.

The list also includes: former athlete Alina Kabayeva, businessmen Melnichenko (EuroChem), Guryev (PhosAgro), Ponomarenko (Sheremetyevo), Pumpyansky (Pipe Metallurgical Company), Rashnikov (Magnitogorsk Metallurgical Company).