US adds 5 more Russians to Magnitsky Sanctions

President Obama has added 5 more Russians to the United States’ “Magnitsky” sanctions against Russian people said to be responsible for the abuse and death of Russian lawyer Sergei Magnitsky or other human rights abuses. The US Congress recently voted in favour of extending the scope of the Magnitsky sanctions to target human rights abusers worldwide. The newly listed people...

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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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