Council Decision (CFSP) 2020/120 of 28 January 2020 amending Decision 2014/145/CFSP concerning restrictive measures directed against actions undermining or threatening the territorial integrity, sovereignty and independence of Ukraine Council Implementing Regulation (EU) 2020/119 of 28 January 2020 amending Regulation (EU) No.269/2014 concerning restrictive measures directed against actions undermining or threatening the territorial integrity, sovereignty and independence of Ukraine

1. Council Decision (CFSP) 2020/120 and Council Implementing Regulation (EU) 2020/119, amending Council Decision 2014/145/CFSP and Council Implementing Regulation (EU) No.269/2014 (the Principal Decision and Regulation) respectively, add seven individuals to the list of those subject to restrictive measures in respect of actions undermining or threatening the territorial integrity, sovereignty and independence of Ukraine.

2. Under these “Tier II” sanctions, the Council imposed restrictive measures in the form of an EU-wide asset freeze and travel ban against persons “responsible for, actively supporting or implementing, actions which undermine or threaten the territorial integrity, sovereignty and independence of Ukraine, or stability or security of Ukraine, or which obstruct the work of international organisations in Ukraine, and natural persons associated with them”.

3. The seven individuals added to the list of designated persons under the Annexes of the Principal Regulation and Decision are:
• Mikhail Razvozhaev, “Acting Governor” of Sevastopol;
• Yuriy Gotsanyuk, “Prime Minister” of Crimea;
• Yekaterina Altabaeva, Member of the Federation Council representing Sevastopol;
• Vladimir Nemtsev, Chair of the “Legislative Assembly of Sevastopol”;
• Sergei Danilenko, Chair of the “Sevastopol Electoral Commission”;
• Lidia Basova, Vice Chair of the “Sevastopol Electoral Commission”; and
• Yekaterina Pyrkova, Secretary of the “Sevastopol Electoral Commission”

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  1. Council Decision - 505 KB - pdf
  2. Council Regulation - 506 KB - pdf
  3. EM Unnumbered Document - 224 KB - pdf

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