EU amends reasons for Russia Sanctions Listings

January 01, 1970

Posted on July 16, 2015 by Michael O'Kane on

Russian Sanctions Listings
The EU has notified 26 people and 1 entity listed on its Russia targeted sanctions measures, concerning actions undermining Ukraine's territorial integrity and sovereignty, that it intends to amend the statements of reasons given for their inclusion.

The notice, which lists the relevant people / entities, informs them that they may submit a request to the Council to obtain the intended statement of reasons for their designation before 31 July 2015. A link to the EU's notice is here.

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This article first appeared on European Sanctions Law & Practice (, a blog by Maya Lester (+44 20 7379 3550,, a barrister at Brick Court Chambers, and Michael O'Kane (+44 (0) 20 7822 7777, head of Business Crime at Peters & Peters.