Joshua White

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Joshua serves as the Director for Policy and Analysis of the Sentry. Joshua joined the Sentry after eight years with the U.S. Department of the Treasury's Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC), where he was most recently the first Chief for Human Rights and Corruption in its targeting division. During his time at OFAC, Joshua worked on nearly every sanctions program administered by the United States government and led the team of investigators responsible for developing sanctions under Global Magnitsky and other relevant sanctions programs.

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Sanctions

Congress Should Staff Up the Office of Foreign Assets Control

Those familiar with the hard work done by the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) are likely to agree that this small agency with a big responsibility for implementing U.S. sanctions deserves more money and staff. While various reports have highlighted the office’s lack of resources, most of the attention to date has focused on the staffing of sanctions programs for key national security priorities such as Iran and North Korea.