Under the sanctions, Ukraine, in particular, will suspend cultural exchanges and scientific cooperation with Russian organizations, as well as institutions located in Crimea for three years
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President of Ukraine Vladimir Zelensky expanded sanctions against Russian companies and government agencies, including the State Hermitage Museum and Moscow State University named after M.V. Lomonosov. The decree is published on the website of the office of the president.
The list also included other scientific and cultural institutions: the State Museum of Fine Arts. A.S. Pushkin, All-Russian Organization Russian Geographical Society, Institute of Archeology of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Institute of the History of Material Culture of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Institute of Oriental Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences.
Ukraine introduced anti-Russian sanctions against 294 companies and 848 people
In addition, scientific, cultural and educational organizations in Crimea, for example, the Tauride Archaeological Community, the Crimean Federal University named after IN AND. Vernadsky, Institute of Crimean Archeology RAS.
The restrictions will apply for three years. For this period, Ukraine, in particular, will suspend scientific cooperation with these organizations, and will cease cultural and sports contacts.