By Maya Lester KC & Michael O’Kane

Germany arrests man for exporting drones to Russia

A German businessman, Waldemar W, has reportedly been detained for allegedly providing electrical components to Russia that were used to make Orlan-10 drones deployed in the Ukraine war. Prosecutors allege that Waldemar W exported components of a total value of over €700,000 to a Russian defence company in 26 different instances using “sham beneficiary companies” in Dubai and Lithuania.

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Maya Lester KC is a senior barrister (King’s Counsel) at Brick Court Chambers with a wide-ranging practice in public law, European law, competition law, international law, human...

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