Singapore arrests US-sanctioned Russian ship

Singaporean authorities are reported to have arrested the SEVASTAPOL, a Russian-flagged vessel owned by Gudzon Shipping Co LLC, which was listed by the USA in 2018 for its involvement in ship-to-ship transfers of refined petroleum products with North Korean-flagged vessels, in breach of UN sanctions (see post). It has been reported that Singapore plans to confiscate the vessel to sell …

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About Michael O'Kane

Michael O'Kane

Michael was called to the Bar in 1992 and prior to joining Peters & Peters was a senior specialist prosecutor at the Crown Prosecution Service Headquarters (CPS). He was a key member of a small specialist unit responsible for the prosecution of serious and high-profile fraud, terrorist,...

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