US first terrorism designation of white supremacist group

The US State Dept has designated the Russian Imperialist Movement (RIM), described as a far-right nationalist group, and 3 of its leaders, Stanislav Anatolyevich Vorobyev, Denis Valliullovich Gariev, and Nikolay Nikolayevich Trushchalov as Specially Designated Global Terrorists (SDGTs) under Executive Order 13224 (asset freeze and travel ban). This is the first time the US has added a white supremacist group …

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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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