[Federal Register Volume 63, Number 151 (Thursday, August 6, 1998)]
[Notices]
[Pages 42089-42090]
From the Federal Register Online via the Government Publishing Office [www.gpo.gov]
[FR Doc No: 98-21191]


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DEPARTMENT OF STATE

[Public Notice 2866]


Bureau of Political-Military Affairs; Imposition of 
Nonproliferation Measures Against Entities in Russia

AGENCY: Department of State.

ACTION: Notice.

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SUMMARY: The Acting Secretary of State has determined that seven 
entities in Russia have engaged in missile technology proliferation 
activities that require the imposition of measures pursuant to 
Executive Order No. 12938 of November 14, 1994, as amended by Executive 
Order No. 13094 of July 28, 1998.

EFFECTIVE DATE: July 30, 1998.

FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT: On general issues; Vann H. Van Diepen, 
Director, Office of Chemical, Biological and Missile Nonproliferation, 
Bureau of Political-Military Affairs, Department of State (202-647-
1142). On import ban issues: John T. Roth, Director, Policy Planning 
and Program Management,

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Office of Foreign Assets Control, Department of Treasury (202-622-
2500).

SUPPLEMENTARY INFORMATION: Pursuant to the authorities vested in the 
President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of 
America, including the International Emergency Economic Powers Act (50 
U.S.C. 1701 et seq.) (``IEEPA''), the National Emergencies Act (50 
U.S.C. 1601 et seq.), the Arms Export Control Act (22 U.S.C. 2751 et 
seq.), and section 301 of title 3, United States Code, and Executive 
Order No. 12938 of November 14, 1994, as amended by Executive Order No. 
13094 of July 28, 1998, the Acting Secretary of State determined on 
July 30, 1998 that the following foreign persons have engaged in 
proliferation activities related to Iran's missile programs that 
require the imposition of measures pursuant to sections 4(b), 4(c) and 
4(d) of Executive Order No. 12938:

Baltic State Technical University (including at 1/21, 1-ya 
Krasnoarmeiskaya Ul., 198005 St. Petersburg, Russia);
Europalace 2000 (including at Moscow, Russia);
Glavkosmos (including at 9 Krasnoproletarskaya St., 103030 Moscow, 
Russia);
Grafit (aka State Scientific Research Institute of Graphite or 
NIIGRAFIT) (including at 2 Ulitsa Elektrodnaya, 111524 Moscow, Russia);
INOR Scientific Enter (including at Moscow, Russia);
MOSO Company (including at Moscow, Russia); and
Polyus Scientific Production Association (including at 3 Ulitsa 
Vvedenskogo, 117342 Moscow, Russia).

Accordingly, until further notice and pursuant to the provisions of 
Executive Order 12938, the following measures are imposed on these 
entities, their subunits and successors:
    1. All departments and agencies of the United States Government 
shall not procure or enter into any contract for the procurement of any 
goods, technology or services from these entities, and shall terminate 
any existing contracts;
    2. All departments and agencies of the United States Government 
shall not provide any assistance to these entities, and shall not 
obligate further funds for such purposes;
    3. The Secretary of the Treasury shall prohibit the importation 
into the United States of any goods, technology, or services produced 
or provided by these entities, other than information or informational 
materials within the meaning of section 203(b)(3) of the International 
Emergency Economic Powers Act (50 U.S.C. 1702(b)(3)).
    These measures shall be implemented by the responsible departments 
and agencies as provided in Executive Order 12938.

    Dated: August 3, 1998.
John Barker,
Acting Assistant Secretary of State for Political Military Affairs.
[FR Doc. 98-21191 Filed 8-5-98; 8:45 am]
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