The USA is imposed sanctions against the Turkish state institution and four officials for communication with the defense sector of Russia, the notification in the official publication of the US authorities is the Federal Register. The notification will enter into force on April 7, RIA Novosti reports.
According to information, the SSB defense industry was paid under the sanctions, as well as four officials who work in it, including the head of the agency, Ismail Demir. The sanctions were imposed on the law “On Countering America’s opponents through sanctions” (Caatsa).
SSB sanctions mean ban on American exports and loans over $ 10 million for this organization. Four Turkish state officials will lose opportunities to enter the United States, their assets that will be able to find in American jurisdiction will be blocked, and the Americans will ban any transactions with them.