EU Parliament resolution calls for sanctions over Navalny arrest

The EU Parliament has adopted a resolution, which is non-binding, by 581 votes in favour, 50 against, and 44 abstentions, calling on the EU to designate individuals and entities involved in the decision to arrest and imprison Alexei Navalny on 17 January 2021. The resolution also says that “sanctions should also be imposed against Russian oligarchs linked to the regime, …

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About Maya Lester QC

Maya Lester QC

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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