President of Ukraine Volodymyr Zelensky said that the National Security and Defense Council of Ukraine on Thursday, April 15, adopted the second package of sanctions against smugglers. He said this in the video address.
According to Zelensky, the National Security and Defense Council has imposed sanctions against 12 people involved in smuggling. However, the names of those included in the new sanctions list are still unknown.
"Personal sanctions. The National Security and Defense Council will impose sanctions on the second part of the smugglers. Sanctions are imposed on up to 12 people. This is not the final," he said.
The President also noted that some of the figures against whom sanctions are imposed have several citizenships.
"We see how many passports, how many citizenships the smugglers have. Some even have three citizenships. We will deal with this quickly," the president added.
On April 15, another meeting of the National Security and Defense Council took place. 7 issues were considered at the meeting. One of them is the situation in Donbas, it was discussed in secret.