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Concerning restrictive measures against Belarus
Article 4

Article 4

  1. All funds and economic resources belonging to, owned, held or controlled by persons, entities or bodies listed in Annex I that meet any of the following criteria shall be frozen:
    1. persons, entities or bodies responsible for serious violations of human rights or the repression of civil society and democratic opposition, or whose activities otherwise seriously undermine democracy or the rule of law in Belarus, and any natural or legal persons, entities or bodies associated with such persons, entities or bodies;
    2. natural or legal persons, entities or bodies benefiting from or supporting the Lukashenka regime;
    3. natural or legal persons, entities or bodies organising or contributing to activities by the Lukashenka regime that facilitate:
      1. the illegal crossing of the external borders of the Union; or
      2. the transfer of prohibited goods and the illegal transfer of restricted goods, including hazardous goods, into the territory of a Member State;
    4. legal persons, entities or bodies owned or controlled by persons, entities or bodies falling under point (a), (b) or (c).
  2. No funds or economic resources shall be made available, directly or indirectly, to or for the benefit of such natural or legal persons, entities or bodies listed in Annex I.