Western leaders warn Russia of increased sanctions after fresh military build up

On 19 June 2014 NATO said that Russia has once again started to build up troops near its border with Ukraine, prompting western leaders to revive the threat of further sanctions. NATO Secretary General Anders Fogh Rasmussen confirmed on Thursday that there has been a renewed deployment of Russian troops along the Ukranian border. Mr Rasmussen said “I do believe...

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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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