November 21, 2017: EU, HMT adds Governor of Sevastopol to Ukraine territorial integrity sanctions


On 21 November 2017, the Council added Dmitry Vladimirovich Ovsyannikov, “Governor of Sevastopol”, to the list of those submitted to restrictive measures over actions undermining or threatening the territorial integrity, sovereignty and independence of Ukraine.  The measures consist of asset freezes and travel bans.

The measures were last prolonged on 14 September 2017 and are in place until 15 March 2018. The restrictive measures now apply to 150 persons and 38 entities.

The relevant information and statement of reasons for the listing of Dmitry Vladimirovich Ovsyannikov is available in the legal acts published in the EU Official Journal of 21 November 2017.

Her Majesty’s Treasury implemented this addition: 


DOB: 21/02/1977. POB: Omsk, USSR Position: Governor of Sevastopol Other Information: Ovsyannikov was elected the ‘Governor of Sevastopol’ in the elections of 10 September 2017 organised by the Russian Federation in the illegally annexed city of Sevastopol. On 28 July 2016 President Putin appointed him as ‘the acting Governor of Sevastopol’. Listed on: 21/11/2017 Last Updated: 21/11/2017 Group ID: 13558.

under Council Implementing Regulation (EU) No 2017/2153, which corresponds to the above EU notice.


EU Notice

HMT Notice

Council Implementing Regulation (EU) No 2017/2153

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