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Kiev has prepared new sanctions against Russia because of the construction of Crimean bridge. This is stated in the message of the Ukrainian Ministry of the uncontrolled territories.
Restrictive measures will affect 19 legal entities involved in the construction of the bridge, among which the “SGM” and his daughter “SGM-Bridge”, “Institute Giprostroymost — Saint-Petersburg”, “Mostotrest” and “Partitocracy”. Full list of sanctioned companies was not disclosed.
According to the idea of Kiev, the sanctions “will restrict or stop the economic relations of these companies with EU countries and the USA”. Further, the project will be reviewed by the Council of national security and defense.
July 31 sanctions on six Russian companies have entered the European Union. Among the defendants was also “SGM” and two of the company’s Rotenberg: “SGM-Bridge” and “Mostotrest”. In addition, the list includes “Institute Giprostroymost — Saint-Petersburg” (the project developer of the bridge), “Shipyard Zaliv” and WADE (the contractor building the highway “Tavrida”).
The Crimean Kerch Strait bridge was built in 2016 to may 2018. At the moment, the finished automotive part of the structure, continues to build the railway. The length of the bridge is 19 kilometres, making it the longest in the country.
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