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Commerce Increases Restrictions on Burmese Military by Adding Four Entities to Entity List in Continued Response to the Recent Military Coup

Trade enforcement Gina M. Raimondo FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Friday, July 2, 2021 Office of Public Affairs publicaffairs@doc.gov The Commerce Department’s Bureau of Industry and Security (BIS) has added four entities to the Entity List in its latest action in response to the February 1, 2021 military coup in Burma: King Royal Technologies Co., Ltd., a telecommunications company that provides satellite communications ...
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Treasury Sanctions Senior Officials and Family Members Connected to Burma’s Military

July 2, 2021 WASHINGTON — Today, the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) designated 22 individuals connected to Burma’s military regime. Among the individuals sanctioned today are seven key members of Burma’s military, which continues to repress the pro-democracy movement in the country and use lethal force against the people ...
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The United States Takes Further Actions against the Burmese Military Regime

In response to the brutal campaign of violence perpetrated by the Burmese military regime and to continue imposing costs in connection with the military coup, the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Assets Control is designating today 22 individuals connected to the regime, pursuant to Executive Order 14014 “Blocking Property With Respect to the ...
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Alert: Information on Outgoing Burma Relief Flights

Alert: Information on Outgoing Burma Relief Flights Updated October 14, 2021 Outgoing international relief flights are currently operating in Burma. Myanmar Airways International (MAI), Myanmar National Airlines (MNA), Singapore Airlines and All Nippon Airways (ANA) operate commercial relief flights departing Yangon. We encourage travelers to check directly with the airlines or travel agents for flight schedules, ...
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