The United States has imposed sanctions on 61 Ukrainians. Ukraine requested information on each sanctioned citizen. This was announced by Secretary of the National Security and Defense Council Oleksiy Danilov during a briefing.
"As for today, we know for sure about 61 Ukrainian citizens against whom the United States has imposed sanctions," Danilov said.
According to him, Ukraine appealed to the US authorities to request information on every citizen of Ukraine against whom sanctions were imposed. After receiving the documents and processing them, the decision on sanctions against these citizens can be made in Ukraine.
He added that Ukraine would also turn to European partners for information on sanctioned citizens of Ukraine.
"After receiving the information, we will make a separate decision for each citizen," Danilov added.
Earlier, the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine (NSDC) has introduced personal sanctions against 557 thieves in law. Also, the NSDC imposed sanctions on 111 foreigners who are crime bosses.