Ukraine calls for immediate sectoral sanctions against Russia

On 14 June 2014, Ukraine’s new President Poroshenko called on the west to impose fresh sanctions against Russia, after pro-Russian separatists shot down a Ukrainian transport plane in Luhansk on the same day, killing 49 Ukrainian military personnel. The shooting down of the IL-76 transport plane marks the single largest loss of life for Ukrainian forces since the crackdown on...

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About Maya Lester QC

Maya Lester QC

Maya Lester QC is a senior barrister (Queen’s Counsel) at Brick Court Chambers with a wide-ranging practice in public law, European law, competition law, international law, human rights & civil liberties. She has a particular expertise in sanctions. The legal directories say she is the...

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