14.7.2015   

EN

Official Journal of the European Union

L 185/20


COUNCIL IMPLEMENTING DECISION (CFSP) 2015/1142

of 13 July 2015

implementing Decision 2012/642/CFSP concerning restrictive measures against Belarus

THE COUNCIL OF THE EUROPEAN UNION,

Having regard to the Treaty on European Union, and in particular Article 31(2) thereof,

Having regard to Council Decision 2012/642/CFSP of 15 October 2012 concerning restrictive measures against Belarus (1), and in particular Article 6(1) thereof,

Whereas:

(1)

On 15 October 2012, the Council adopted Decision 2012/642/CFSP.

(2)

The Council considers that the entries for four persons and three entities on the list of persons and entities subject to restrictive measures as set out in the Annex to Decision 2012/642/CFSP should be amended.

(3)

The Council also considers that two persons and four entities should be removed from the list of persons and entities subject to restrictive measures as set out in the Annex to Decision 2012/642/CFSP.

(4)

The Annex to Decision 2012/642/CFSP should therefore be amended accordingly,

HAS ADOPTED THIS DECISION:

Article 1

The Annex to Decision 2012/642/CFSP is hereby amended as set out in the Annex to this Decision.

Article 2

This Decision shall enter into force on the day following that of its publication in the Official Journal of the European Union.

Done at Brussels, 13 July 2015.

For the Council

The President

F. ETGEN


(1)  OJ L 285, 17.10.2012, p. 1.


ANNEX

I.

The following persons and entities are deleted from the list set out in the Annex to Decision 2012/642/CFSP:

A.

Persons

96.

Kozik, Leanid Piatrovich

186.

Skurat, Viktar Vatslavavich

B.

Entities

7.

CJSC Askargoterminal

11.

JLLC Variant

12.

JLLC Triple-Dekor

14.

JCJSC Altersolutions

II.

The entries for the following persons and entities set out in the Annex to Decision 2012/642/CFSP are replaced by the following:

A.

Persons

 

Names

Transcription of Belarusian spelling

Transcription of Russian spelling

Name

(Belarusian spelling)

Name

(Russian spelling)

Identifying information

Reasons

20.

Bazanau, Aliaksandr Viktaravich

Bazanov, Aleksandr Viktorovich

БАЗАНАЎ, Аляксандр Biктapaвiч

БАЗАНОВ, Александр Викторович

DOB: 26.11.1962, Kazakhstan

Address: 220004, Беларусь, Минск, пр-т Победителей, 7 Информационно-аналитический центр

Deputy Director general of Beltelecom in charge of external relations and relations with the state institutions. Former Director of the Information and Analytical Centre of the President's Administration which acts as one of the main sources of state propaganda, supporting and justifying the repression of the democratic opposition and of civil society.

89.

Kisialiou, Anatol Siamionavich

Kiselev, Anatoli Semenovich

(Kiselyov, Anatoli Semyonovich)

КИСЯЛЕЎ, Анатоль Сяменавiч

КИСЕЛЕВ, Анатолий Семенович

 

Former Head of the Regional Election Commission of the Brest region for the Presidential election of 2010. Head of the Regional Election Commission of the Brest region for the local elections in March 2014. Head of the pro-regime regional trade union organisation.

As Chairman of a Regional Electoral Commission, he was responsible for the violations of international electoral standards in the Presidential elections on 19 December 2010 and for falsifications in the local elections of March 2014 in the Brest region.

101.

Kryshtapovich, Leu Eustafievich

(Kryshtapovich, Leu Yeustafievich)

Krishtapovich, Lev Evstafievich

(Krishtapovich, Lev Yevstafievich)

КРЫШТАПОВIЧ, Леў Еўстафьевiч

КРИШТАПОВИЧ, Лев Евстафьевич

Place of birth: Pekalin, district of Smolevichi

Address: 220004, Беларусь, Минск, пр-т Победителей, 7 Информационно-аналитический центр

Head of the Scientific Research Department of the State Culture and Arts University. Former Deputy Director of the Information and Analytical Centre of the President's Administration which acts as one of the main sources of state propaganda, supporting and justifying the repression of the democratic opposition and of civil society.

226.

Zhadobin, Iury Viktaravich

(Zhadobin, Yury Viktaravich)

Zhadobin, Iuri Viktorovich

(Zhadobin, Yuri Viktorovich)

ЖАДОБIН, Юрый Biктapaвiч

ЖАДОБИН, Юрий Викторович

DOB: 14.11.1954

ID: 3141154A021PB0

Former Minister of Defence.

He was actively involved in undermining democracy in Belarus. As a member of the Security Council, he approved the repressive decisions agreed at ministerial level, including the decision to repress the peaceful demonstrations on 19 December 2010. After December 2010, he praised the ‘total defeat of destructive forces’, when referring to the democratic opposition.

B.

Entities

 

Names

Transcription of Belarusian spelling

Transcription of Russian spelling

Name

(Belarusian spelling)

Name

(Russian spelling)

Identifying information

Reasons

4.

Spetspriborservice

Спецприборсервис

 

 

This company is part of the Beltech Holding.

15.

CJSC Prostor-Trade

 

Совместное закрытое акционерное общество ‘Простор-Трейд’

220025 г. Минск, пр. Дзержинского 126, комн. 33.

Subsidiary of LLC Triple.

20.

CJSC Dinamo- Minsk

ЗАО ФК Динамо- Минск

 

 

Designated companies LLC Triple and LLC Rakowski browar together hold majority shares and control of CJSC Dinamo-Minsk. Both LLC Triple and LLC Rakowski browar are controlled by Iury Chyzh who holds majority shares in both entities and therefore ultimately controls CJSC Dinamo Minsk.