By Maya Lester KC & Michael O’Kane

Ukraine calls for sanctions in response to Savchenko trial

Ukraine has requested that the EU impose sanctions on 44 Russians and 2 Ukrainians it says are responsible for the “illegal detention and falsified trial” of Nadiya Savchenko, a Ukrainian military pilot and politician who was sentenced to 22 years in prison by a Russian court on Tuesday for directing artillery fire that killed 2 Russian journalists in eastern Ukraine…....

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Maya Lester KC is a senior barrister (King’s Counsel) at Brick Court Chambers with a wide-ranging practice in public law, European law, competition law, international law, human...

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