EU renews Crimea and Sevastopol sanctions for 1 year

The EU Council has renewed its sanctions imposed in response to the “illegal annexation” of Crimea and Sevastopol by the Russian Federation for 1 year until 23 June 2021. Council Decision (CFSP) 2020/850 and press release. The measures only relate to the Crimea and Sevastopol territory, and apply to EU companies and people. They include prohibitions on: imports of products originating …

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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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