EU member states call for meeting on sanctions for Navalny detention

Lithuania, Estonia and Latvia have sent a joint letter to High Representative Josep Borrell requesting that at its meeting next week the EU Foreign Affairs Committee discuss possible sanctions against Russian authorities in response to the detention of Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny. Tomas Petricek, foreign minister of the Czech Republic, also said that he would propose a discussion on …

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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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