New US sanctions for Russia’s “malicious cyber activity”

As foreshadowed earlier today (here), the USA has imposed new sanctions on Russia “in response to the Russian government’s aggressive harassment of U.S. officials and cyber operations aimed at the U.S. election”. The White House statement says: “These actions follow repeated private and public warnings that we have issued to the Russian government, and are a necessary and appropriate response...

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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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