WASHINGTON: On Tuesday, U.S State Department issued a press release announced sanctioning of Russian-based entity KVT-RUS.
While digging into the details State Department spokesperson added that the United States is imposing sanctions on the Russia-based entity KVT-RUS and identifying the vessel FORTUNA as blocked property.
He also commented that KVT-RUS is being sanctioned pursuant to Section 232 of the Countering America’s Adversaries Through Sanctions Act (CAATSA) for knowingly selling, leasing, or providing to the Russian Federation goods, services, technology, information, or support for the construction of Russian energy export pipelines.
The United States will consider further actions in the near …read more
Source:: The Frontier Post