2 Aug 2022 21:01

MMK, STLC, number of leading Russian businessmen added to SDN list

MOSCOW. Aug 2 (Interfax) - The U.S. Treasury Department's sanctions list has updated with a number of names of major Russian businessmen, as well as several companies.

Viktor Rashnikov, Dmitry Pumpyansky, Andrey Melnichenko, Alexander Ponomarenko, Andrey Guryev Sr. and Andrey Guryev Jr. were added to the SDN List on Tuesday, the OFAC (Office of Foreign Assets Control, a division of the U.S. Treasury Department in charge of sanctions enforcement) said.

Magnitogorsk Iron and Steel Works PJSC and a number of its affiliated structures, including the Turkish MMK plant, State Transport Leasing Company (STLC) and its subsidiaries (including an SPV acting as an issuer of Eurobonds - GTLK Europe Capital DAC) and the Skolkovo Foundation are also now subject to sanctions.