UCI Administration Committee member Makarov sanctioned in Canada and Australia

UCI Administration Committee member Igor Makarov is amongst fourteen “elites and close associates of the Russian regime” who have been sanctioned by the Canadian governing administration in the wake of the Russian invasion of Ukraine.

On Tuesday, the Canadian government placed Makarov on a record that also included the governor of the Russian central bank and two of Vladimir Putin’s daughters, stating that they are getting sanctioned “for their complicity in Russia’s unjustifiable invasion of Ukraine.