SALT LAKE CITY (Feb. 26, 2022) — Gov. Spencer J. Cox has issued an government order requiring the Utah Division of Alcoholic Beverage Management to take away all Russian-produced and Russian-branded merchandise from its cabinets instantly.
“Russia’s ruthless assault on a sovereign nation is an egregious violation of human rights,” Gov. Cox stated. “Utah stands in solidarity with Ukraine and won’t help Russian enterprises, regardless of how small the change.”
Obtain a duplicate of Government Order 2022-03 right here.
Obtain a duplicate of this press launch right here.