Sanctions Alert Issue 39

17 June 2015
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Russia News

  • Russia Bans 89 Europeans from Entering Russia
  • G7 Leaders Issue Joint Statement on Intention to Continue Sanctioning Russia
  • Russian Defence Contractor Applies for Annulment from Sanctions List
  • EU Extends Asset Freeze Against Three Individuals and De-Lists an Individual

EU News

  • Syria: EU Amends and Extends Sanctions
  • Syria: General Court Rejects Three Applications for Interim Measures
  • Iran: General Court Rejects Two Applications for Annulment
  • Al-Qaeda: EU Removes Six Individuals from Sanctions List
  • Libya: EU Updates Criteria for Sanctions Designation and Updates the List of Designated Individuals
  • Yemen: EU Adds Two Individuals to Sanctions List
  • Belarus: General Court Partially Upholds Historic Ternavsky Listing
  • Guinea-Bissau: EU Extends Sanctions

US News

  • Cuba Removed from US List of State Sponsors of Terrorism
  • Congress Establishes Process for US Approval of Iran Nuclear Deal
  • Export of Free Internet Communications Services and Software to Crimea Is Authorised
  • Iraq’s Al-Naser Airline and Others Blocked for Helping Mahan Air Buy Planes
  • US Businessman Sentenced to Prison for Export Control Violations
  • Peruvian Insurgent Group Shining Path Receives Narcotics Designation on Top of Terrorism Designations
  • US Blocks Additional Narcotics Traffickers in Colombia and Mexico
  • OFAC Continues to Purge Obsolete Entries from Sanctions List

UK News

  • UK High Court Freezes Repayment Obligations to Libyan Investment Authority