114386334The US Department of Justice (DOJ) announced the convictions of Alexander Posobilov, Shavkat Abdullaev and Anastasia Diatlova for conspiring to export, and illegally exporting, controlled microelectronics to Russia in violation of the International Emergency Economic Powers Act (IEEPA) and the Arms Export Control Act (AECA). Separately, the DOJ also announced the sentencing of Mozaffar Khazaee for violating the AECA by attempting to send to Iran controlled material relating to US military jet engines, among other charges. Finally, the DOJ announced the sentencing of Mao Peng for, among other things, conspiracy to misuse the Department of Commerce’s Automated Export System.