The U.S. Treasury announced the extension of the sanctions list in respect of companies and individuals supporting the government of Syria.
According to “Interfax”, in the “black list” were seven companies and eight individuals, including one Russian citizen Yusef Arbash.
The U.S. Treasury has said that this person is the head of the Syrian company “Hesco” in Moscow.
Financial Director of the office Nabil Tisini also came under the sanctions, but he is not a citizen of Russia.
According to the US, the company has assisted the Syrian government in oil deals.
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