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EU imposes further sanctions over serious violations of human rights around the world

The Council today decided to impose restrictive measures on eleven individuals and four entities responsible for serious human rights violations and abuses in various countries around the world. Together with the listing of four Russian individuals earlier this month, these 15 designations are part of the first broader package of listings under the EU Global Human Rights Sanctions Regime. The sa...
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Egypt: EU revokes sanctions framework and delists 9 people

The Council today decided to revoke the EU framework for sanctions against persons identified as responsible for the misappropriation of Egyptian state funds, and, to that effect, to lift the restrictive measures currently in force against nine Egyptian individuals. Restrictive measures were initially adopted in 2011 and aimed notably at assisting the Egyptian authorities with the recovery of mis...
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Misappropriation of Ukrainian state funds: EU prolongs restrictive measures

The Council today decided to prolong for one more year, until 6 March 2022, the existing asset freezes directed against 7 individuals identified as responsible for the misappropriation of Ukrainian state funds or for the abuse of office causing a loss to Ukrainian public funds. The restrictive measures against one person were prolonged until 6 September 2021, and those against two persons were not...
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Global Human Rights Sanctions Regime: EU sanctions four people responsible for serious human rights violations in Russia

The Council today decided to impose restrictive measures on four Russian individuals responsible for serious human rights violations, including arbitrary arrests and detentions, as well as widespread and systematic repression of freedom of peaceful assembly and of association, and freedom of opinion and expression in Russia. Alexander Bastrykin, Head of the Investigative Committee of the ...
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Belarus: EU prolongs sanctions for a year

The Council today decided to prolong until 28 February 2022 the restrictive measures targeting high-level officials responsible for the violent repression and intimidation of peaceful demonstrators, members of the opposition and journalists in Belarus, as well as those responsible for electoral fraud. The EU sanctions also target economic actors, prominent businesspeople and companies benefiting f...