UK considers Russia sanctions after Skripal poisoning

Following a meeting of the Government’s National Security Council today, Prime Minister Theresa May made a statement to the House of Commons in relation to the poisoning of former Russian military intelligence officer and MI6 informant Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia. The Prime Minister stated that “Mr Skripal and his daughter were poisoned by a military grade nerve agent...

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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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