For several weeks, the announced sanctions have been preventing seven closely related people from accessing financial assets in the United States The President of Russia, Vladimir Putin.
While maintaining anonymity, senior officials in Washington told reporters this Sanctions are coordinated with the European Union. The names of the people included in it were not mentioned. This list is expected to be released on Tuesday.
Navalny is in a penal colony
Alexei Navalny was arrested on January 17 at Sheremetyevo Airport in Moscow at that time When he returned from Berlin, where he was recovering from a poisoning attempt in August Penovichuk.
On February 2, the court of first instance decided, upon the Prisons Authority’s request, to replace Navalny’s suspended sentence of life in prison in 2014. The opposition activist was then sentenced to a 3.5-year suspended prison sentence for embezzling funds from the French cosmetics company Yves Rocher . The European Court of Human Rights ruled in 2017 that the trial was unfair and ordered that Navalny and his brother Oleg be compensated.
On February 25, Navalny was sent from detention where he was held in a penal colony, Although it was not known at first where he took the exhibits. Just a day later, the head of the Federal Prison Service (FSIN), Alexander Kalashnikov, confirmed This information.