Russian imprisoned in Germany for exporting dual-use tech & chemicals

The Hamburg Regional Court has sentenced a Russian national to 7 years’ imprisonment for exporting €1.83m (£1.57m) worth of dual-use technology and chemicals to Russian recipients between 2014 to 2018. According to Deutsche Welle, the exported technology included isostatic hot presses, which can be used both in the oil and gas industry and to manufacture aircraft and rocket engines. Decaborane …


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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