US sanctions Russian front company for transporting jet fuel to Syria

OFAC has designated 1 entity, 3 people and 5 vessels that are said to have facilitated the delivery of jet fuel to Russian forces operating in Syria pursuant to E.O. 13582. Maritime Assistance LLC, a Moscow-based front company, has been listed for supporting US-designated OJSC Sovfracht, whose designation and the indictment of several of its employees in 2018 were based …

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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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