The head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko enacted the decision of the Council of national security and defense Council (NSDC) On the extension of the sanctions list against Russia, a decree published in the first day of the week on the Internet representation of the President.
"To put into effect the decision of the Council of national security and defense of Ukraine of September 16, 2016" On the use of personal special economic and other restrictive measures (sanctions) ", - reported in the content of the document on the Internet representation of the President of Ukraine. Last week the people's Deputy of the Verkhovna Rada Serhiy Leshchenko said that since September 16, 2016 Ukraine had completed the action of punishment against Russia, which are still not extended. However, on September 16 the head of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko said that Ukraine will apply penalties against the factories of the military-industrial complex of Russia, financial institutions, and also the organisations of sea and air transport which operate in the Crimea. In September 2015, was published a large list of individuals and legal entities caught under the Ukrainian punishment in connection with the events in Crimea and the Donbass. In General the difficulties of the government of Ukraine has imposed punishment relative to 388 individuals and 105 legal entities, which included citizens of 23 countries. It was expected that penalties will be effective for one year.