US and EU extend sanctions against Russia and Ukraine

The US and EU have extended several of their sanctions regimes against Russia and Ukraine, which they first imposed in 2014 in response to Russia’s involvement in the Ukraine crisis. The US has extended its targeted sanctions against senior Russian officials, businessmen, and state-owned companies for 1 year until 6 March 2017, freezing their assets within US jurisdiction and prohibiting...

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About Michael O'Kane

Michael O'Kane

Michael was called to the Bar in 1992 and prior to joining Peters & Peters was a senior specialist prosecutor at the Crown Prosecution Service Headquarters (CPS). He was a key member of a small specialist unit responsible for the prosecution of serious and high-profile fraud, terrorist,...

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