Seven individuals and a few dozen companies have been included in the sanctions list. Namely, Eugeniy Prigozhin, Mikhail Dedov, Mikhail Klishin, Kirill Kovalchuk, Dmitri Lebedev, Dmitri Mansurov and Oleg Minaev. Two vessels under the Russian flag "Marshal Zhukov" and "Stalingrad" were also imposed sanctions, according to U.S. Treasury.

The sanction list also includes Crimean companies; among them are Crimean Railway and Maritime Directorate (Kerch ferry).

In addition, 26 subsidiaries of the Russian "Agrobank" and "Novatek" organization have been imposed sanctions.

As QHA reported earlier, the European Union extended economic sanctions against the Russian Federation until July 1, 2017.

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