Turchak called sanctions against the United Russia’s preparations for the election campaign Poroshenko

NOVOSIBIRSK, June 26. /TASS/. The Secretary General Council of “United Russia” Andrey Turchak expressed the view that sanctions Kiev against the “United Russia” are preparing for the election campaign of the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko and assured that they will not affect the activities of the party.

“It is simply sick imagination of particular political figures in Ukraine and preparations for the election campaign of one particular person whose name is Poroshenko,” – said Turchak on Tuesday to journalists in Novosibirsk.

According to him, the activities of the party sanctions will not affect, because “United Russia” has no assets in Ukraine, political activities on the territory of the country party does not.

Sanctions against Russian parties

Earlier, Ukraine has made in the sanctions list of the political party “United Russia” and six other parties. Expanded the list of restrictive measures on Thursday, the President of the country Petro Poroshenko.

Restrictive measures now also apply in respect of the LDPR, Motherland, Democratic party of Russia, Agrarian party of Russia, Communist party and “Patriots of Russia”.

According to the decision, all parties blocked assets in Ukraine, they also prohibited the withdrawal of capital outside the country, they canceled licenses or other permissive documents on import or export from Ukraine of currency values, restrictions on cash withdrawals from Bank cards.