- NASA Watch
- October 5, 2022
NASA Has Soft Power Conversations With Sanctioned Head Of Roscosmos
New Head Of Roscosmos Is Under Formal U.S. Sanction, earlier post
Issuance of a new Ukraine-related Executive Order; Ukraine-related Designations, U.S. Department of the Treasury: “ROGOZIN, Dmitry Olegovich (a.k.a. ROGOZIN, Dmitriy; a.k.a. ROGOZIN, Dmitry); DOB 21 Dec 1963; POB Moscow, Russia; Deputy Prime Minister of the Russian Federation (individual) [UKRAINE2].”
Executive Order 13660–Blocking Property of Certain Persons Contributing to the Situation in Ukraine, Federal Registry 10 March 2014: “I hereby find that the unrestricted immigrant and nonimmigrant entry into the United States of aliens determined to meet one or more of the criteria in subsection 1(a) of this order would be detrimental to the interests of the United States, and I hereby suspend entry into the United States, as immigrants or nonimmigrants, of such persons.”
@DRogozin 29 April 2014: “After analysing the sanctions against our space industry I suggest the US delivers its astronauts to the ISS with a trampoline“
Q- have you had any interactions with the new head of Roscosmos? Future of US-Russian coop?
Bridenstine: haven’t had any interactions w/him myself but NASA folks in Russia have and it’s gone well. Space great soft power tool. Can enable conversations can’t have otherwise.
— Marcia Smith (@SpcPlcyOnline) June 12, 2018