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In the Russian Ministry of Finance will be a special Department to combat sanctions. The corresponding decree was signed by Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev. Document published on the portal of legal information.
A new body within the Ministry will be engaged in “the development and implementation of measures to reduce negative effects and to counter the restrictive measures in the financial sector against the Russian Federation and Russian juridical persons”. He will be 25 by the Department in the structure of the Ministry of Finance.
Now the Ministry will be able to interact with the authorities of foreign States and international organizations to discuss issues of anti-Russian sanctions.
Of the possibility of a new body in April, said the Finance Minister and first Deputy Prime Minister Anton Siluanov. According to him, the Agency had to take on work under restrictions companies. Part of what the Ministry will include this structure have not been reported.
The latest sanctions were imposed by the US Treasury on 6 April. They touched upon Russian businessmen and officials from “the Kremlin list”, published in January. In response, the Russian government declared that it would support the defendants in the list.
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