Fresh names in the list will not affect relations between the US and Finland, said the us Ambassador in Helsinki, Daniel fried.
He added that the updated Saturday list does not in itself toughens penalties against Russia, but allows for their execution, reports Yle.
The U.S. believes that a new list had the task to influence the work of Finnish factories or businesses. According to the United States, all trapped in the new list have close contact with Gennady Timchenko and Boris Rotenberg. On Thursday, the U.S. Treasury Department said on the introduction of penalties regarding eleven physical and fifteen legal entities. Among the participants of the list, for example, Russian businessman Roman Rotenberg and son of former President of Ukraine Oleksandr Yanukovych. The list also included Izhevsk mechanical plant, the concern " Izhmash ", the number of trade ports in Crimea, "daughter" VEB and Rosneft. In Rosneft regarded the punishment of the USA as revenge for valaisiana Russia by Boeing. The US explained the extension blacklist organizations attempts to circumvent punishment.