OFAC Russia/Ukraine General License 13

 

DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY WASHINGTON, D.C. 20220

OFFICE OF FOREIGN ASSETS CONTROL

Ukraine Related Sanctions Regulations 31 C.F.R. Part 589

GENERAL LICENSE NO. 13

Authorizing Certain Transactions Necessary to Divest or Transfer Debt, Equity, or Other Holdings in Certain Blocked Persons

 

(a) Except as provided in paragraph (c) ofthis general license, all transactions and activities otherwise prohibited by the Ukraine Related Sanctions Regulations, 31 C.F.R. part 589, that are ordinarily incident and necessary to divest or transfer debt, equity, or other holdings in the following blocked persons to a non-U.S. person, or to facilitate the transfer of debt, equity, or other holdings in the following blocked persons by a non-U.S. person to another non-U.S. person, are authorized through 12:01 a.m. eastern daylight time, May 7, 2018:

• EN+ Group PLC

• GAZ Group

• United Company RUSAL PLC

(b) The transactions and activities authorized in paragraph (a) include facilitating, clearing, and settling transactions to divest to a non-U.S. person debt, equity, or other holdings irt the blocked persons identified in paragraph (a), including on behalf of U.S. persons.

(c) This general license does not authorize:

(1) The unblocking of any property blocked pursuant to any part of 31 C.F.R. chapter V, except as authorized by paragraph (a);

(2) U.S. persons to sell debt, equity, or other holdings to; to purchase or invest in debt, equity, or other holdings in; or to facilitate such transactions with, directly or indirectly, any person whose property and interests in property are blocked pursuant to 31 C.F.R. part 589, including the blocked persons identified in paragraph (a);

(3) Any transactions or dealings involving the property or interests in property of any person whose property and interests in property are blocked pursuant to 31 C.F.R. part 589 other than the blocked persons listed in paragraph (a) of this general license; or

(4) Any transactions or dealings otherwise prohibited by any other part of 31 C.F.R. chapter V.

(d) U.S. persons participating in transactions authorized by this general license are required, within 10 business days after the expiration date of this general license, to file a comprehensive, detailed report of each transaction, including the names and addresses of parties involved, the type and scope of activities conducted, and the dates on which the activities occurred, with the Office of Foreign Assets Control, Office ofCompliance and Enforcement, U.S. Department ofthe Treasury, 1500 Pennsylvania Avenue N.W., Freedman’s Bank Building, Washington, DC 20220, or via email to OFACReport@treasury.gov.

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