By Maya Lester KC & Michael O’Kane

Human rights NGO listed as an “undesirable organisation” by Russia

International Partnership for Human Rights (IPHR), a Brussels-based NGO, has been designated by Russia as an “undesirable organisation” pursuant to Federal Law of 23.05.2015 N 129-FZ, according to an announcement from the Russia Prosecutor General’s Office. IPHR may be fined if it continues to operate in Russia and its employees could face 2 to 6 years’ imprisonment.


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Michael is Senior Partner at Peters & Peters Solicitors LLP. He has acted in many of the most high profile and sensitive business crime cases of the last 25 years, at Peters &...

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