The newcomers on the blacklist are First Deputy Chief of Staff of
Vladimir Putin’s Presidential Administration Alexey Gromov, oligarchs
Arkady Rotenberg, Yuriy Kovalchuk, and Nikolay Shamalov.
Blacklisted were also businessman Konstantin Malofeev, so-called
‘Minister of Interior of the Republic of Crimea’ Sergey Abisov, Chairman
of the so-called ‘Supreme Council’ of the so called ‘Donetsk People’s
Republic’ Boris Litvinov, and Spokesperson of the so called ‘government’
of the so called ‘Luhansk People’s Republic’ Oksana Tchigrina.
People on the EU blacklist face asset freezes and travel bans.