UK asks EU to match US sanctions on Russia

The UK Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt has said the UK will ask the EU to strengthen sanctions on Russia in order to stand “shoulder to shoulder with the US”. The US recently increased its sanctions on Russia pursuant to the Chemical and Biological Weapons Control and Warfare Elimination Act of 1991 (previous blog). Mr Hunt…

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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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