The sanctions will affect 15 individuals, nine companies and organizations.

The Japanese government has imposed new sanctions against individuals and companies from Russia.

This was announced on Friday by the Japanese Foreign Ministry.

According to a report published by the Japanese Foreign Ministry, the new sanctions will affect 15 individuals, nine companies and organizations.

The new list includes, in particular, the official representative of the Russian Foreign Ministry Maria Zakharova, eight deputy Defense Ministers of the Russian Federation, as well as Rosoboronexport, Russian Helicopters and the United Aircraft Corporation.