May 4, 2014
Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement announcing that Canada has imposed economic sanctions against 16 additional Russian entities:
"Russia’s illegal occupation of Ukraine and provocative military activity remains a serious concern to the international community.
"The measures we are announcing today will continue to increase economic pressure on Russia and those responsible for the crisis in Ukraine.
"We remain committed to working with our allies to preserve and promote a free, democratic and peaceful world, and will take further actions if Ukraine’s sovereignty and territorial integrity continues to be threatened."
Expanded sanctions list
May 4, 2014
Canada is imposing economic sanctions against the following additional 16 entities:
Aquanika (a.k.a. Aquanika LLC; a.k.a. LLC Russkoye Vremya; a.k.a. Obshchestvo S Ogranichennoi Otvetstvennostyu Russkoe Vremya; a.k.a. Russkoe Vremya OOO; a.k.a. Russkoye Vremya LLC)
Avia Group LLC (a.k.a. Avia Group LTD).
Avia Group Nord LLC
CJSC Zest (a.k.a. Zest Leasing)
InvestCapitalBank (a.k.a. InvestKapitalBank; a.k.a. OJSC InvestCapitalBank; a.k.a. Open Joint Stock Company InvestCapitalBank)
JSB Sobinbank (a.k.a. Sobinbank)
Sakhatrans LLC (a.k.a. Obshchestvo S Ogranichennoi Otvetstvennostyu Sakha (Yakutskaya) Transportnaya Kompaniya; a.k.a. Sakhatrans OOO)
SMP Bank (a.k.a. Bank Severny Morskoy Put; a.k.a. SMP Bank Open Joint-Stock Company)
Stroygazmontazh (a.k.a. Limited Liability Company Stroygazmontazh; a.k.a. Stroygazmontazh Corporation; a.k.a. "SGM")
Stroytransgaz Group (a.k.a. Stroytransgaz; a.k.a. "STG Group")
Stroytransgaz Holding (a.k.a. STG Holding Limited; a.k.a. STG Holdings Limited; a.k.a. Stroytransgaz Holding Limited; a.k.a. "STGH")
Stroytransgaz LLC (a.k.a. OOO Stroytransgaz)
Stroytransgaz OJSC (a.k.a. OAO Stroytransgaz)
The Limited Liability Company Investment Company Abros (a.k.a. LLC IC Abros)
Volga Group (a.k.a. Volga Group Investments; a.k.a. Volga Resources; a.k.a. Volga Resources Group)
Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada announcing additional sanctions against 16 Russian entities