Add to favorite
 
Subscribe to our Newsletters Subscribe to our Newsletters Get Daily Updates RSS

Magnitsky List Reaches the UK Embassy In Moscow; 60 Officials Barred From Entering the UK
3.09.2012 15:18
Magnitsky List Reaches the UK Embassy In Moscow; 60 Officials Barred From Entering the UK
Magnitsky List: Now In the UK (Source: RIA Novosti)

British Home Secretary Teresa May has sent a list of 60 officials barred from entering the country in connection with Sergei Magnitsky case, The Sunday Times reported.

      On the so-called "Magnitsky List" are judges and officials of security services and prosecutor's office. Minister for Immigration Damian Green was reported to have sent the details of the blacklist in a letter to a British parliament member. The letter's content was related to the British tabloid and published on Sunday, September 2, 2012. 

      The Russian ambassador in the UK, Alexander Yakovenko is expected to demand explanation from the British parties involved in this decision. The British Embassy in Moscow has so far declined to comment. 

      Sergei Magnitsky, the lawyer of Hermitage Capital Group, died in Moscow prison in 2009, while on trial. In 2011, the U.S. Congress Committee compiled a list of 60 Russian officials, alleged to be responsible for Magnitsky's death. They were denied an entry to the U.S. Now it appears that they may also be barred from entering the UK. 




Author: Julia Shuvalova

Tags: Russia-UK Magnitsky Case Russian politics   

Next Previous


You might also find interesting:

Russia Closes Access through Checkpoints on the Border with Mongolia for Chinese Citizens
31.01.2020
Goldman Sachs: Despite OPEC+ Deal, Oil Prices will Continue to Fall
13.04.2020
Russian Airlines Continue Flying through Iranian Airspace
14.01.2020
Russia Appealed the Decision of the Hague Court to Pay $ 57 Billion to Yukos Shareholders
16.05.2020
The Russian Government Restricts Traffic through 16 Checkpoints on the Border with China
30.01.2020







Comment on our site


RSS   twitter   facebook   submit

Bookmark and Share

search on the map
TAGS:
Opposition  Hot Cool Yours  Jazz  buy Russian designers  children  Pskov Region  beauty contest  Nail Maganov  Russian fashion designer  Festivals in Moscow  NASA  Alexander Yakovlev  St. Petersburg  Russian regions  Russian tourism  Museums of Russia  Russian sanctions   Russian oil companies  Slavyansk-na-Kubani  Nikolai Yeremenko Sr  Bashkiria  accommodation in Russia  Russian destinations  travel to Russia  Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Russia  Gavrila Derzhavin  Celebrated Steppe  Chris Rea  Ornaments  Maria Sharapova  Arkhangelsk  Russian Cinema  Gdov  Pyotr Utkin  Contemporary Arts  Romanovs  Russian business  Russian singers  alternative medicine industry  Russian Premier League  aircraft  Cato Institute  St. Petersburg Museums  Georgy Nisskiy  Federal Space Program  universities  Exhibitions in Moscow  computer  Treasures  Moscow 


Travel Blogs
Top Traveling Sites