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The US Treasury Department has announced sanctions against GeoProMining for its involvement in illegal gold mining operations in the Kalbajar region of Azerbaijan during the Armenian occupation, according to a statement by the department. The mining company, which exploited mineral resources in Azerbaijani territories occupied by Armenia, has now faced repercussions under US anti-Russian sanctions.

During the occupation, Armenian forces extensively exploited mineral deposits in Azerbaijani territories, including Karabakh and Eastern Zangezur. Notably, the largest gold mining zone in the region, situated in Kalbajar, has been under the operation of Russian company GPM Gold, a subsidiary of GeoProMining, since 2007.

Despite its license permitting mining activities solely in the Armenian part of the mine, evidence suggests that operations extended into occupied Kalbajar, corroborated by satellite imagery. Furthermore, during the Second Karabakh War, GeoProMining reportedly bolstered its defenses in the mine by amassing weapons and deploying mercenaries to confront the Azerbaijani military.

Additionally, Vartan Sirmakes, a Swiss entrepreneur and jeweler of Armenian descent, allegedly played a role in the exploitation of the Kalbajar mine. Gold extracted from Kalbajar and Zangilan was purportedly auctioned in Switzerland and stored in Swiss banks, implicating Sirmakes in the illicit trade.