US Department of Commerce will include 23 companies of Russia and Crimea to the sanctions list today, on December 27.
This was reported by the Embassy of Ukraine to the United States on Facebook page.
The United States of America continues to increase pressure on Russia, introducing new sanctions for violations of international law and incitement of conflict in the eastern Ukraine. 15 companies of Russian “Oboronprom” and 8 companies of the occupied Crimea are already under increased American sanctions, according to the message.
Earlier it was reported that the United States Department of Commerce added entities to the list that are subject to sanctions, another 23 legal entities are from Russia and from the occupied Crimea.