4 S. imposes sanctions on Russian oligarchs, purported Putin girlfriend
6 “As innocent people suffer from Russia’s illegal war of aggression, Putin’s allies have enriched themselves and funded opulent lifestyles,” said Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen on Tuesday.
7 “The Treasury Department will use every tool at our disposal to make sure that Russian elites and the Kremlin’s enablers are held accountable for their complicity in a war that has cost countless lives.
9 Sanctions set by the U.
12 S. sanctioned former gymnast Alina Kabaeva.
14 The EU said the company was “in close contact” with President Vladimir Putin.
15 Press reports have linked Kabaeva with Putin.
16 In April, the U.
17 S. sanctioned Putin’s two adult daughters.
18 Putin’s confidant Andrey Guryev and his son are also affected by the latest sanctions.
19 The luxury yacht Alfa Nero, which Guryev is said to have bought in 2014 for 120 million dollars, was mentioned by name.