As expected, President Bush just issued an executive order blocking the assets of key figures in the government of Belarus including its dictator/president Alexander Lukashenko. These ten individuals will be added to OFAC's list of Specially Designated Nationals, along with well over a hundred alternative Romanized spellings of their names.
Two newly discovered corporate export compliance sites for your reading pleasure -- open source solution provider Covalent and SMB software maker EMC Insignia. Both companies not only post their classifications, but also provide email contacts in case their export pages don't answer all your questions. Sweet.
Links to export control info for these two companies and 46 others (!) can be found in the lower right corner of this blog.
Tip of the hat to Matthew Lancaster of SAIC for the links. Know of others? Give me a shout.