US Senate Committee approves Nord Stream 2 sanctions bill

In July, we reported that the House of Representatives had approved a bill,  Protecting Europe’s Energy Security Act, which would impose sanctions on companies involved in Nord Stream 2, an oil pipeline being constructed from Russia to Germany, and Turkstream, a pipeline project to transport oil from Russia to Turkey. This week, the US Senate Foreign Relations Committee has approved …

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About 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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