Germany to seek EU sanctions on Russia for cyber-attack

The German Foreign Ministry has announced that it will ask the EU to invoke its cyber sanctions regime to impose sanctions (asset freezes and travel bans) on Russian people and/or entities responsible for the 2015 cyber-attack which targeted the German Parliament. The attack is believed to have been launched to gather intelligence data. Russian national Dmitri Badin, for whom the …

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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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