Russia bans 87 more Canadians from entry-Xinhua

Russia bans 87 more Canadians from entry

Source: Xinhua| 2022-09-22 23:55:45|Editor: huaxia

MOSCOW, Sept. 22 (Xinhua) -- The Russian Foreign Ministry announced on Thursday that an additional 87 Canadian citizens have been indefinitely barred from entering the country in response to Ottawa's anti-Russian sanctions.

The newly-blacklisted are Canada's regional leaders, senior military officers, heads of companies supplying Ukraine with weapons and dual-use technologies, the ministry said in a statement.

A total of 905 Canadians have been under Moscow's sanctions, including a travel ban, official data show.