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The European Union has criticized the sanctions imposed by Moscow against the Ukrainian companies and individuals. this was stated by the EU delegation in Ukraine, reports “Interfax-Ukraine”.
“The Russian government’s decision to impose financial measures against Ukrainian individuals and companies is groundless. You need to avoid steps, to the aggravation of the situation and undermining the search for solutions for the restoration of the territorial integrity of Ukraine”, — stated in the EU.
On 1 November, Prime Minister of Russia Dmitry Medvedev signed the decree concerning restrictive measures against 322 of Ukrainian citizens and 68 companies. The document included the judges of the constitutional court of Ukraine, Verkhovna Rada deputies, representatives of big business, government officials, heads of Executive authorities and other representatives of the Ukrainian establishment.
The sanctions include the blocking of non-cash, book-entry securities and property on the territory of Russia, and a ban on the transfer of funds (capital flight) outside of Russia.
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