| 10 December 2023, Sunday |

EU to add Sberbank, Russian metals baron to sanctions list

The EU is set to add Russia’s top lender Sberbank and the head of giant zinc and copper firm UMMC to its list of individuals and companies banned for supporting Moscow’s invasion of Ukraine, according to draft documents seen by Reuters.

The 48 individuals and nine entities to be added to the sanctions list, prepared by the EU foreign affairs service, also include a motorcycle club, actors, politicians and family members of previously sanctioned businesspeople.

  • Reuters