Russia to impose retaliatory sanctions on German & French officials

Russia’s Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov has announced that retaliatory sanctions will be imposed on senior officials of the executive offices of Germany and France in response to EU measures which, in October 2020, designated 6 senior members of the Russian government and a research institution over the poisoning of Alexey Navalny (see post). Mr Lavrov said that “since Germany was …

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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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