UK PM says Brexit won’t affect EU Russia sanctions

Prime Minister Theresa May apparently confirmed to Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko on Monday that the UK’s position on sanctions against Russia is unchanged following the UK’s referendum vote in June to leave the EU, namely, that sanctions should remain until Russia complies with its obligations under the Minsk agreements (see previous blog). The President of Ukraine’s press release is here....

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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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