Alexei Navalny calls for EU sanctions on Russian oligarchs

On 27 November 2020, at a hearing of the European Parliament’s foreign affairs committee, Alexei Navalny, the Russian opposition leader who was poisoned by a nerve agent in August this year, called on the EU to impose sanctions on Kremlin-linked Russian oligarchs. See video of his evidence here. Using the example of the EU’s designation of officials involved in his …

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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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