The White house explained the sanctions against Prigogine

Sanctions against Russian businessman Yevgeny Prigozhin are a response to "interference in the democratic process," said national security Council (NSC) at the White house.

The office for foreign assets control of the U.S. Treasury (OFAC) on Wednesday announced that amendments to the sanctions list of individuals and companies linked to Russian businessman Yevgeny Prigozhin. According to the Finance Ministry, "the players who were taken steps that directly contributed to the actions of Prigogine in the world and trying to suppress and discredit the protesters for democratic reform in the Sudan".

The list of sanctions listed by: Russian Igor Lavrenkov, Andrew Mandel (nationality not indicated) and the Russian Mikhail Potepkin.

Company "M invest", according to us authorities, serves as a cover for the so-called PMC Wagner in Sudan and "developing plans for the former President of Sudan Omar al-Bashir to quell the protests". Andrew Mandel and Michael Potemkin allegedly played a key role in the work of this organization.

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