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Sanctions on Russia and Belarus

The UK, US, EU and many other countries have imposed economic sanctions on Belarus and Russia in response to the annexation of Crimea in 2014 and the invasion of Ukraine in 2022, targeting specific sectors of the Belarusian and Russian economy and individuals. This page provides links to official documents and guidance from each jurisdiction.

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Sanctions imposed by the UK

Sanctions imposed by the EU and Europe

Sanctions imposed by the US and Canada

Sanctions imposed by other jurisdictions

Counter-sanction measures imposed by Russia

Looking for information on counter-sanction and business support measures announced by Russia? We provide links to summaries of new regulations adopted since 24 February 2022 in English and Russian.

Support for members during the Ukraine crisis

Resources
Resources for members

Chartered Accountants from across the membership have reached out to share how they are responding to the sanctions. Many are re-screening all clients with connections to Russia. Here are some of the key resources to help you respond to clients' concerns.

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Guides to affected countries

ICAEW's Library and Information Service produces guides for members who are considering doing business in overseas countries. There are separate guides for Ukraine and its neighbours, all of which include updates on the latest sanctions and restrictions.

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