Rikard Jozwiak, special correspondent of “Radio Liberty” on his Twitter page confirmed the news about the sanctions, the resource LIGAnews.
He said that the EU countries imposed sanctions on four Russians, five Syrians and one Syrian company. All persons involved in the targeted sanctions worked in the intelligence community or intelligence of the state and are directly related to chemical weapons, said Joswiak. The names of people and companies will be published tonight.
It is known that the sanctions entail a complete freezing of assets and ban on issuing visas.
The EU reported that sanctions were imposed against Russia because of the case of poisoning of a family Skrobala.