WASHINGTON – The United States have imposed sanctions against dozens of Russians which, according to the Americans guilty of “malicious activities.” It goes to oligarchs and government officials. Also there are various companies and organizations on the sanctielijst because they are guilty of undermining western democracies.
The American minister of Finance Steve Mnuchin said in a note that the Russian government around the world deals with malicious activities. He called, inter alia, the occupation of the Crimea and the incitement of violence in Eastern Ukraine.
In addition to Russia, according to him, guilty of arming the Assad regime in Syria. And those weapons are, according to him, deployed against Syrian civilians. Also be Mnuchin on Russian cyberactiviteiten.