Ukraine prepares for US-style sanctions on Russian oligarchs

Ukraine’s President Petro Poroshenko has announced that draft measures are currently being prepared to align sanctions “as much as possible” with the recent US decision to designate a number of Russian oligarchs, government officials and entities (asset freezes and travels bans imposed) (previous blog here). President Poroshenko has also announced that “to change the behaviour of Russia, it is necessary...

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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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