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Canada goes after Russian energy industry

Canada imposes sanctions on Russian oil, gas and chemical industries June 8, 2022 – Los Angeles, California – Global Affairs Canada The Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today announced that Canada is imposing new sanctions under the Special Economic Measures (Russia) Regulations in response to Russian President Vladimir Putin’s ongoing egregious and unjustifiable […]

Global consistency: Canada adds to Russia sanctions lists, adds import & export bans …

Canada imposes additional sanctions on Russian oligarchs in response to Putin’s continued aggression on Ukraine May 20, 2022 – Ottawa, Ontario – Global Affairs Canada The Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today announced that Canada is imposing new sanctions under the Special Economic Measures (Russia) Regulations in response to Russian President Vladimir Putin’s […]

Canada adds more than 200 to Russia/Ukraine-related sanctions

Canada imposes sanctions on 203 individuals complicit in attempted annexation of certain areas of Donbass, Ukraine April 27, 2022 – Ottawa, Ontario – Global Affairs Canada The Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today announced that Canada is imposing new sanctions under the Special Economic Measures (Ukraine) Regulations in response to President Putin’s illegal […]

Don’t stand so close to me… if you’re sanctioned

Canada imposes additional sanctions on close associates of Russian regime April 19, 2022 – Ottawa, Ontario – Global Affairs Canada The Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today announced that Canada is imposing new sanctions under the Special Economic Measures (Russia) Regulations in response to the Russian regime’s illegal and unjustifiable invasion of Ukraine. […]

April 11, 2022: Canada expands Russia sanctions to defense sector

Canada imposes additional sanctions on Russian defence sector April 11, 2022 – Ottawa, Ontario – Global Affairs Canada The Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today announced that Canada is imposing new sanctions under the Special Economic Measures (Russia) Regulations in response to the Russian regime’s illegal and unjustifiable invasion of Ukraine. These new […]

Wait for it….

Canada announces it will impose additional sanctions on Russian and Belarusian regimes April 4, 2022 – Helsinki, Finland – Global Affairs Canada  The Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today announced that Canada intends to impose new sanctions under the Special Economic Measures (Russia) Regulations and the Special Economic Measures (Belarus) Regulations in response […]

Canada expands Belarus sanctions

Canada imposes additional sanctions on Belarusian leadership March 17, 2022 – Ottawa, Ontario – Global Affairs Canada The Honourable Mélanie Joly, Minister of Foreign Affairs, today announced that Canada is imposing new sanctions under the Special Economic Measures (Belarus) Regulations in response to the Lukashenko regime’s involvement in Vladimir Putin’s illegal and […]