US expands list of Russian oligarchs who will face sanctions

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The Biden administration will sanction more Russian oligarchs and their families in response to Russia's war in Ukraine.

The White House announced Thursday that the following Russians will face U.S. sanctions:

– Nikolai Tokarev, including his wife Galina, daughter Mayya, and his two luxury real estate companies

– Boris Rotenberg, including his wife Karina, and his sons Roman and Boris

– Arkady Rotenberg, including his sons Pavel and Igor and daughter Liliya

– Sergei Chemezov, including his wife Yekaterina, his son Stanislav, and stepdaughter Anastasiya) 

– Igor Shuvalov, including his five companies, his wife Olga, his son Evgeny and his company and jet, and his daughter Maria and her company

– Yevgeniy Prigozhin, including his three companies, his wife, Polina, his daughter Lyubov, and his son Pavel

– Dmitry Peskov, press secretary for President Vladimir Putin 

– Alisher Usmanov 

Usmanov's massive yacht was recently seized by Germany.

Super yacht Dilbar, owned by Russian billionaire Alisher Usmanov, departed the Port of Southampton in the United Kingdom, in June 2021.  (Peter Titmuss/UCG/Universal Images Group via Getty Images / Getty Images)

This is a developing story. Check back for updates.

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