anti-Russian sanctions

EU approves sanctions regime similar to Magnitsky Act

The EU states approved a sanctions regime similar to the Magnitsky Act to sanction individuals involved in human rights abuses, according to a diplomatic source in the delegation of one of the countries to the EU Council. "A …

EU agrees sanctions over Navalny incident

The European Union agreed to impose sanctions on six Russian nationals and one entity over the incident with Russian opposition leader Alexey Navalny.   Director of Russia’s Federal Security Service Alexander Bortnikov, …

U.S. House approves more sanctions against Nord Stream 2

The U.S. House of Representatives has passed an amendment that would impose new sanctions on companies helping Russia complete the Nord Stream 2 natural-gas pipeline to Germany. The Democratic-controlled House passed the amendment to …

U.S. slaps more Russia's Prigozhin-linked sanctions

The United States has imposed fresh sanctions on the interests of an influential Russian businessman close to President Vladimir Putin. The State Department announced that it sanctioned five companies connected to Yevgeny …