Canada imposed sanctions against year of Nisanov and Medvedev family

Canada expanded sanctions against Russia. 122 individuals and 63 organizations were blacklisted, according to the website of the government of the country.

The Moscow Times writes that the restrictions, in particular, touched the speaker of the Federation Council Valentina Matvienko, the head of Roscosmos, Yuri Borisova and the assistant to President Maxim Oreshkin. Also, under sanctions, Deputy Prime Ministers Andrei Belousov, Victoria Abramchenko, Dmitry Chernyshenko, Tatyana Golikova, Marat Khusnullin and Alexey Overchuk.

In addition, the wife and son of the deputy chairman of the Security Council Dmitry Medvedev, relatives of the first deputy head of the presidential administration, Sergei Kiriyenko and the daughter of the head of Chechnya Ramzan Kadyrov, Tabarik, were blacklisted.

In the Canadian block list and seven “top managers of companies involved in the Russian defense industry”, including the chairman of the Board of Directors of Severstal, Alexei Mordashov and his relatives. Also, the founder of Eurochem and SUEK Andrei Melnichenko, his family members and chairman of the board of directors of Kyiv Square, the year of Nisanov.

In addition, Canada imposed restrictions on 50 companies associated with the Russian defense industry, including Uralvagonzavod, CJSC Special Design Bureau, LLC United Machine -Building Group. In addition, the list includes government agencies: the FSB, the Main Directorate of the General Staff, the FSO, the Federation Council, the State Duma, the United Russia party, Rosfinmonitoring, Zaporizhzhya NPP and others. Also, an export of a number of chemical elements for electronics and imports of Russian weapons and ammunition is prohibited to Russia.