FULL TEXT of US Executive Order on Ukraine-Related Sanctions (including names & Russian officials)

Obama’s New Executive Order Names Names Against Whom USA Sanctions Are Applied (Full Text)

Voices of Ukraine

The White House
Office of the Press Secretary

For Immediate Release
March 17, 2014

FACT SHEET: Ukraine-Related Sanctions

 Source: http://www.whitehouse.gov/the-press-office/2014/03/17/fact-sheet-ukraine-related-sanctions

President Obama today issued a new Executive Order (E.O.) under the national emergency with respect to Ukraine that finds that the actions and policies of the Russian government with respect to Ukraine -– including through the deployment of Russian military forces in the Crimea region of Ukraine –- undermine democratic processes and institutions in Ukraine; threaten its peace, security, stability, sovereignty, and territorial integrity; and contribute to the misappropriation of its assets.

This new authority expands upon E.O. 13660, which the President signed less than two weeks ago, by authorizing the Secretary of the Treasury, in consultation with the Secretary of State, to impose sanctions on named officials of the Russian government, any individual or entity that operates in the Russian arms industry, and any designated individual or entity that…

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