By Maya Lester QC & Michael O’Kane

EU agrees to suspend sanctions against Belarus for 4 months

In line with indications given by EU diplomats last week (see previous blog), EU foreign ministers agreed yesterday to suspend targeted asset freezes and travel bans against Belarus for four months following presidential elections in the country on Sunday.   Speaking last week, EU diplomats said that the suspension would be terminated if new human rights abuses occurred. Currently, the suspension...

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Michael is Senior Partner at Peters & Peters LLP. He has acted in many of the most high profile and sensitive business crime cases of the last 25 years, at Peters & Peters LLP...

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