UK asks UN and EU for further Russian sanctions

The UK, US, France, Germany and Canada issued a joint statement today saying that they had full confidence in the UK’s assessment that the Salisbury chemical weapons attack was carried out by Russian military intelligence and approved at a senior government level. The statement was issued just before a UN Security Council meeting at which the UK is expected to …

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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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