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UK announces 350 new sanctions listings on Russia

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By Reuters
UK announces 350 new sanctions listings on Russia
UK announces 350 new sanctions listings on Russia   -   Copyright  Thomson Reuters 2022

LONDON – The British government said on Tuesday it had added 350 new listings under its Russia sanctions regime and nine new listings under its cyber sanctions regime.

Among those in the latest round of sanctions were Andrey Melnichenko, who owned major fertiliser producer EuroChem Group and coal company SUEK, Pyotr Aven, an oil investor who built a European business empire with an estimated net worth of $4.7 billion, and Russia’s defence minister Sergei Shoigu.