The United States expanded the list of sanctions in connection with IG*

© AP Photo / Jacquelyn MartinЗдание of the U.S. Treasury Department in Washington. Archival photoThe United States expanded the list of sanctions in connection with IG*© AP Photo / Jacquelyn Martin

The US imposed sanctions against two citizens of Nigeria and Somalia, as well as seven associated with the terrorist group «Islamic state»* (IG*, banned in Russia) organizations in Asia and Africa, announced US Treasury Department on Tuesday.

According to the Agency, published on its website, in the sanction list of the office of ISIS* in Egypt, Bangladesh, Philippines, Somalia, Nigeria and Tunisia. Under current rules, the U.S. is blocking of sanctioned persons access to the accounts in American banks and ban cooperation with them US citizens.

*A terrorist organization banned in Russia

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