OFSI didn’t send me the usual email announcing this, but a web crawler found it – UK regulators amended the following Russia sanctions listing yesterday:
KARTAPOLOV, Andrei Valeryevich
DOB: 09/11/1963. POB: Former German Democratic Republic a.k.a: KARYAKIN, Oleksiy, Vyacheslavovych Address: Russia. Position: Deputy Minister of Defence since July 2018 Other Information: (UK Sanctions List Ref): RUS0115 Date designated on UK Sanctions List: 31/12/2020 (UK Statement of Reasons): Former Commander of the Western Military District Headquarters until June 2014 and Former Commander of the Western Military District from June 2014 to July 2018. Former Director of the Main Operations Department and deputy chief of the General Staff of the Armed Forces of the Russian Federation. Actively involved in shaping and implementing the military campaign of the Russian Forces in Ukraine. According to the stated activities of the general staff, by exercising operational control over the armed forces, he is actively involved in shaping and implementing the Russian government policy threatening the territorial integrity, sovereignty and independence of Ukraine. (Gender): Male Listed on: 16/02/2015 Last Updated: 31/12/2020 01/07/2021 Group ID: 13215.