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Revision of the ACF sanctions lists

December 2, 2022

We are starting a big campaign to update our sanctions lists.

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UK imposes sanctions against the head of the Russian Central Election Commission and Deputy Prime Minister for Industry

December 1, 2022

The new UK sanctions list includes 22 people. They include the head of the Central Election Commission of Russia, Ella Pamfilova, and Deputy Prime Minister Denis Manturov.

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We found Spanish real estate owned by Putin's patriots and propagandists

November 25, 2022

Actor Mikhail Porechenkov and singer Denis Maidanov both supported the war in Ukraine. However, they both own luxury apartments in Spain.

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ACF explains how to speed up imposition of sanctions on Putin's accomplices

November 18, 2022

We have published instructions on how to contact members of the European Parliament and demand that they impose sanctions against war enablers. Everyone can take a step to stop Putin.

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The ACF 6,000 List was expanded to include those who finance propaganda

November 18, 2022

The latest update to our sanctions list includes the management of the Presidential Fund for Cultural Initiatives.

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EU imposes sanctions against Navalny's poisoners, U.S. sanctions Kerimov's family

November 15, 2022

The EU sanctions list was expanded to include officers of the FSB and employees of the Signal Scientific Center who were involved in the Novichok poisoning of Alexei Navalny. Meanwhile, the U.S. imposed restrictions on the family of Putin's oligarch Suleiman Kerimov.

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How General Surovikin makes money on the war

November 10, 2022

New investigation by the Anti-Corruption Foundation of the new commander of Russian troops in Ukraine.

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Judges and musicians added to the ACF 6,000 List

November 4, 2022

We have made another update to our sanctions lists.

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Canada imposes sanctions on individuals on the ACF 6,000 List

October 31, 2022

Among the new additions to the blacklist are officials, rectors and top managers of Russian energy companies.

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“A beacon of hope for democracy around the world”

October 28, 2022

Hillary Clinton expressed her support for Alexei Navalny and all Russians who continue to fight for peace and freedom.

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The ACF has created a sanctions tracker

October 28, 2022

It will help you find out who on the ACF 6,000 List has already been sanctioned.

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Alexei Navalny receives the Civil Courage Prize

October 27, 2022

The prize is awarded to people who “have played leading roles in resisting evil and injustice at great personal risk.”

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Update to the ACF 6,000 List

October 21, 2022

The main additions to the list were the subjects of our big report on the development and implementation of the e-voting system in Moscow.

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ACF asks France, Spain, and Portugal to impose sanctions on Golikova's family

October 17, 2022

The family of Deputy Prime Minister Tatyana Golikova used the money they had stolen from Russian taxpayers to purchase golf clubs, hotels, and luxury villas in Europe. Their total net worth exceeds 50 billion rubles ($800 million).

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EU imposes sanctions against those on the ACF 6,000 List

October 7, 2022

This includes Ella Pamfilova, Dmitry Dugin and Oleg Gazmanov.

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How Deputy Prime Minister Golikova Made 50 Billion Rubles on Russian People's Health

October 7, 2022

New investigation by the Anti-Corruption Foundation into the luxury real estate and European business of the family of Deputy Prime Minister Tatyana Golikova.

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Update to the ACF sanctions lists

October 7, 2022

We have put two people whose expulsion caused a public outcry back on the lists.

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“For us, Russia means Navalny. It means Magnitsky. It means Nemtsov”

September 29, 2022

Meeting with the President of the European Parliament.

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Navalny’s statement on mobilization

September 23, 2022

“This is a historic crime.”

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Auxiliaries of occupation authorities are now on the ACF list

September 23, 2022

We have added to our sanctions list the heads of chambers of lawyers who helped integrate the occupied territories into Russia.

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“Putin wants to smear blood on hundreds of thousands of people”

September 21, 2022

Alexei Navalny on mobilization in Russia.

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U.S. House of Representatives has passed an act based on the ACF sanctions list

September 21, 2022

After the law goes into effect, 200 more war enablers will be sanctioned.

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The House Foreign Affairs Committee approves ACF’s list of top 200 warmongers

September 15, 2022

It must now be reviewed by the US House of Representatives and the US Senate.

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Oligarchs put on the ACF list

September 9, 2022

The latest update includes those who enrich themselves at Putin's expense and support his regime.

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Navalny was deprived of his right to attorney-client privilege

September 9, 2022

This happened against the background of his work to promote sanctions lists and organize protest voting in Moscow.

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Alexei Navalny was put in the punishment cell for the third time

August 30, 2022

Alexei attributes this to his political activity and the work of the ACF team in promoting the sanctions lists.

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The ACF has compiled the list of Top 200 war enablers for the UK

August 29, 2022

Sanctions against them should be imposed as a top priority. We have been asked to prepare this list by representatives of the UK and other countries.

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Expansion of the ACF sanctions list

August 26, 2022

A major new update includes dozens of Russian corrupt officials.

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The ACF prompted France and Switzerland to initiate sanctions against Putin's ex-wife

August 17, 2022

Lyudmila and Artur Ocheretny are making money on corrupt deals and buying up luxury real estate all over the world. Their European assets must be seized!

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The American Life of Shoigu’s Deputy: A New Investigation by ACF

August 12, 2022

We discovered that Russian Deputy Defense Minister Alexei Krivoruchko had an apartment in the United States and had secured American passports for his daughters.

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Update to the ACF sanctions lists

August 12, 2022

We’ve added employees of occupation administrations to our lists and expanded our list of Internet censors.

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New investigation by ACF on Putin’s ex-wife

August 4, 2022

We discovered that Lyudmila Putina and her new husband own real estate in Spain and found the source of their unexpected wealth.

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Kabaeva, Putin's oligarchs and army officers fall under U.S. sanctions

August 3, 2022

Alina Kabaeva has already been blacklisted by Britain and the U.S. for her ties to Putin. Almost a thousand more people have been banned from entering the country.

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Another expansion of the ACF sanctions list

July 29, 2022

Today the list was expanded to include religious figures who supported Russia’s criminal war against Ukraine.

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UK imposes sanctions against 29 Russian governors

July 27, 2022

All of them feature on the “List of 6,000” prepared by the ACF.

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Putin’s oligarchs challenge sanctions by pretending to be "ordinary businessmen"

July 26, 2022

30 Russian oligarchs have sued the European Union in an attempt to challenge personal sanctions. Among them are Putin’s “wallets” Roman Abramovich, Alisher Usmanov, Mikhail Fridman and Pyotr Aven.

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Sobyanin, Bezrukov and Mashkov fall under EU sanctions

July 22, 2022

The new sanctions package includes a total of 48 individuals and nine legal entities. The sanctions also establish a ban on the import of Russian gold and expand the list of goods banned for export.

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The ACF sanctions list has been expanded to include new names

July 15, 2022

This time, the spotlight is on the judges who practically legitimized the authoritarian regime and on the direct perpetrators of political persecution.

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Update to the ACF website

July 11, 2022

We have added new sections with materials and faces of the Foundation.

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We told the Spanish government about the work of the ACF

July 6, 2022

Leonid Volkov met in Madrid with the Spanish Secretary of State for International Relations.

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Update to the ACF list

July 1, 2022

The sanctions list now includes 33 categories, and this is its final composition. However, it will continue to be expanded with new names.

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US Senate Democrats and Republicans unite to demand sanctions against individuals from the ACF list

June 29, 2022

The total of 12 US Senators have demanded tougher sanctions against supporters of the Putin regime and warmongers in Ukraine.

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Discussion on ACF’s work in the Pod Save The World podcast

June 23, 2022

Leonid Volkov spoke about the work of the Anti-Corruption Foundation after the war in a popular English-language podcast.

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ACF has published a report on electronic voting fraud

June 21, 2022

As a result of large-scale rigging, at least 8 seats in the State Duma were stolen from opposition candidates.

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A new edition of our sanctions lists is out!

June 17, 2022

We added a few more propagandists, as well as people that signed pro-war statements. Some new names were added as a result of our latest investigation.

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How Gazprom was traded for palaces and sports cars - ACF investigation

June 16, 2022

$2.5 billion is the total value of assets owned by Gazprom head Alexei Miller through nominees. Miller has made his fortune by dividing the state gas company among Putin's friends.

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Navalny’s address to the Copenhagen Democracy Summit

June 9, 2022

“Let’s figure out how to keep the bad guys from using the information society to drive their nations and all of us into the dark ages.”

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U.S. Senators request sanctions against Putin’s accomplices from the ACF list

June 6, 2022

Members of the Senate Intelligence Committee have proposed tightening sanctions against Vladimir Putin’s accomplices, using the list of warmongers compiled by the Anti-Corruption Foundation as a basis.

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Kabaeva, Volozh and Peskov’s family hit by EU sanctions

June 6, 2022

The EU updated its list of sanctions against people from Putin’s entourage and his propagandists. The new sanctions package also implies a gradual ban on Russian oil.

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Another update of the ACF sanctions lists

June 3, 2022

This time, the lists were expanded to include propagandists and scholars who supported the war.

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