In addition to three dozen minor officials, the "Wagner", "Oboronlogistika", the Komsomolsk-on-Amur aircraft factory (KNAAPO) and several structures of the Kremlin "cook" Eugene Prigogine were included in the sanctions list. Read more at RBC: https://www.rbc.ru/politics/20/09/2018/5ba3da239a79471ef46e24d1?from=main
The US State Department has not yet formulated what sanctions will eventually be imposed against Aeroflot: banning flights to the US and through the US, an embargo on the supply of equipment, components and software, or something else. In the Russian airline, this caused an attack of nervousness.
Two congressmen sent letters to the State Department and the US Treasury with a proposal to impose sanctions against AFK Sistema and Vladimir Yevtushenkov. This is probably the result of the intrigues of the vindictive Igor Sechin, who was not allowed to finish Yevtushenkov last year.
The United States imposed new sanctions against a number of Russian military structures "in connection with the violation of the rules on the non-proliferation of weapons of mass destruction." What will mean for them new restrictions on foreign markets?
The US banned its companies to deal with Volgogradneftemash.
Rosoboronexport, which supplied helicopters on the US request in the last year, ended up in the black list of the State Department. RBC investigated, what was the reason to punish the state arms exporter.
US State Department Special Envoy for International Energy Affairs Amos Hochstein told RBC about the European energy security, oil prices and the desire to talk to Igor Sechin.