U.S and Partners Promote Accountability for Corruption

U.S and Partners Promote Accountability for Corruption

United States and Partners Promote Accountability for Corruption and Human Rights Abuse

(STL.News) The United States imposed sanctions under the Global Magnitsky sanctions program on corrupt actors and human rights abusers worldwide.  These actions target actors across the globe who disregard individuals’ human rights and international standards to prevent and combat corruption.

As we recognize International Anticorruption Day on December 9 and International Human Rights Day on December 10, the United States is using these sanctions along with the Department of State’s 7031(c) visa restriction authorities to promote accountability and deter human rights abuse and corruption globally. 

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