Ukrainian Politics

 Poroshenko enacts NSDC decision on personal sanctions against individuals involved in mock trials of Savchenko, Sentsov and Kolchenko

The head of state signed Decree No. 121/2016 that puts into effect the NSDC's decision of March 25, 2016 "on imposition of personal special economic and other restrictive measures (sanctions) against individuals involved in illegal actions regarding Nadiia Savchenko, Oleh Sentsov and Oleksandr Kolchenko."

Censor.NET reports citing the president's press office.

The decree was signed on the eve of the president's working visit to the United States.

The NSDC's decision contains a list of individuals against whome termless personal special economic sanctions will be imposed.

Read more: NSDC approved Savchenko-Sentsov sanctions list, - Tseholko

Under the decision, the Cabinet of Ministers, the Security Service of Ukraine and the National Bank of Ukraine must ensure the monitoring of sanctions' efficiency. The Foreign Ministry of Ukraine must inform respective authorities in the EU, USA and other states for them to consider the possibility of imposing similar sanctions.

The Cabinet of Ministers and the Security Service of Ukraine must elaborate proposals on the application of similar sanctions regarding persons involved in illegal actions against other Ukrainian citizens and submit them to the NSDC within two weeks.

The decree takes effect from the date of publication.Источник: https://censor.net.ua/en/n381896