UK gov’t adds two scores of individuals to Russia sanctions list, including first ever UK citizen

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Graham Phillips has become the first UK citizen put on the Russian sanctions list by the UK government. Phillips has been working for Russian propaganda in Ukraine’s occupied territories since 2014.

In total, the UK has sanctioned 41 individuals and one entity.

Those include the members of the Russian occupation administrations in Luhansk and Donetsk, the Russian Justice Minister and Deputy Justice Minister, two nephews of a major Russian oligarch.

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