Navalny calls for sanctions on Russian decision-makers & financial supporters: “real sanctions against real money”

Following the arrest of Russian opposition leader Alexei Navalny on 17 January 2021, Vladimir Ashurkov quoted Navalny saying that “the west must sanction the decision-makers and the people who hold their money […] nothing less will make an impact on the behaviour of the Russian authorities.” See previous post on Navalny’s evidence to the EU Parliament’s Foreign Affairs Committee on EU …

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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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