Russian billionaire arranges with US about exclusion of his name from ‘Kremlin list’

Russian billionaire arranges with US about exclusion of his name from ‘Kremlin list’
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In December, last year, Gapontsev filed a lawsuit against the US Ministry of Finance, after Washington had put him on the ‘Kremlin list’ of businessmen who are imposed sanctions due to their proximity to authorities.

Chairman of the board of directors of an international corporation IPG Photonics Valentin Gapontsev has signed an agreement with the US Ministry of Finance related to a case into including of him in the so called ‘Kremlin list’. This is being stated in a paper published on the database of the US courts.

In December, last year, Gapontsev filed a lawsuit against the US Ministry of Finance, after Washington had put him on the ‘Kremlin list’ of businessmen who are imposed sanctions due to their proximity to authorities. International. Gapontsev stated he had nothing in common with Kremlin representatives, reminds RNS.

As a result, the US Ministry of Finance and the Russian businessman concluded that if by September 11, 2022, American authorities don’t have new motives for including of Gapontsev in the sanctions list, his last name will be crossed out, reports Interfax.

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