EU to impose Belarus sanctions “shortly”

The EU Council has issued conclusions relating to Belarus, which confirm that it “will shortly impose sanctions against a substantial number of individuals responsible for violence, repression and the falsification of election results”. The EU said that it does not recognise the results of the presidential elections on 9 August, and calls on Belarus to bring an end to 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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