The Collective West has adopted a number of documents providing for sanctions against Russian officials and oligarchs after the recognition of the LPR-DPR and Russia’s aggressive policy towards Ukraine.
Sanctions will affect real estate, arrest of bank accounts, prohibition of entry into the EU countries and the United States of deputies of the State Duma of the Russian Federation.
Sanctions are provided against 351 State Duma deputies, oligarchs Timchenko and the Rotenberg brothers.
Sanctions have also been imposed against Russian banks:
- Bank ‘Rossiya’
- Industrial Savings Bank
- Black Sea Development Bank
Josep Borrell, the Union’s High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, posted a sarcastic tweet but later deleted it:
No shopping in Milan, no parties in St. Tropez, no diamonds in Antwerp. That’s the first step.
However, users of social networks managed to save a screenshot: