Posted 20 января 2023,, 18:46

Published 20 января 2023,, 18:46

Modified 20 января 2023,, 19:13

Updated 20 января 2023,, 19:13

The White House recognized the Wagner Group as an international criminal organization

20 января 2023, 18:46
The United States will impose restrictive measures against it.

John Kirby, Coordinator of Strategic Communications at the US National Security Council, said during a briefing that the White House considers the Wagner group an international criminal organization and will impose sanctions against it. Before that, Reuters reported that sanctions against the Wagner group would be announced next week.


"The Ministry of Finance recognizes Wagner as an international criminal organization", - Kirby announced. Restrictions against the Wagner group and support networks on many continents will be announced next week.