The US will lift the sanctions against the Russian «RUSAL» in exchange for giving Deripaska from the company

United States gave more time to the largest Russian manufacturer of aluminium «RUSAL» to complete the deal. In addition, the U.S. Treasury offers to lift sanctions against the company if the majority shareholder of one of the world’s largest producers of primary aluminium Rususal Plc , the Russian oligarch Oleg Deripaska will relinquish control over it.

Today, 23 April, aluminum prices on the London metal exchange fell more than 8%. This was the first time after the imposition of sanctions, when the company’s shares collapsed on the stock exchange in Hong Kong almost 50%.

The Finance Ministry has decided to give the aluminum giant a reprieve: it is now not June 5, and October 23 is the last date to which needs to be completed all of his business transactions. The statement also said that the Agency will not impose additional sanctions against non-us entities associated with RUSAL or its subsidiaries.

«RUSAL has felt the impact of US sanctions due to its intricate links with Oleg Deripaska, but the US government is not aimed at working people who depend on RUSAL and its subsidiaries,» — said the Minister of Finance Steven Mnuchin.

On 6 April the United States announced the new sanctions against 7 Russian oligarchs, who are suspected of aiding and abetting the Kremlin in its actions in the international arena, which acts against Washington. The brightest personality in the list was that Deripaska, who is considered close to Russian President Vladimir Putin figure.

Besides, the last time his name often appears next to the escort model Nastya Fish, which told about the connection Deripaska and the chief of staff of the Russian government Sergei Prikhodko. According to Fish, she, along with Deripaska and Prikhodko was vacationing on the yacht within the territorial waters of Norway.

The US will lift the sanctions against the Russian «RUSAL» in exchange for giving Deripaska from the companyOleg Deripaska and Nasty Fish