Russia adds 2 European NGOs to its list of “undesirable organisations”

The Russian government has added 2 NGOs, the Prague Civil Society Centre and the Association of Schools of Political Studies of the Council of Europe, to its list of “undesirable organisations” pursuant to Federal Law of 23.05.2015 N 129-FZ. Fines may be imposed on designated organisations operating in Russia, and those working for these organisations may be imprisoned for 2 to …

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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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