Friday, July 29 2016 14:20 EEST
SSU: 243 Russian companies bypass the ban, performing external economic activity with Ukraine and occupied territories
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SSU exposed 243 Russian companies, who were making business with Ukraine and militants in spite of sanctions

243 companies from the Russian Federation are suspend from external economic activity they were performing with commercial institutions on temporarily occupied territories by terrorists, according to the Security Service materials, reports. 

This was announced by the SSU press service on Friday, July 29.

During the checks the Security Service also found that most of these Russian companies also legally cooperate with Ukraine as well.

They did fall under the Ukrainian President's Decree, enacted by the decision of the National Security Council, 'On the use of personal special economic and other restrictive measures (sanctions).'

Security Service passed the materials over to the Ministry of Economic Development and Trade.

As the Security Service notes, it was decided to suspend foreign economic activity of these Russian companies.

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