This was reported by the famous British newspaper.
Officials from Russia who are involved in corruption and violation of human rights, UK impose new tough sanctions regime similar to that already adopted by the United States and Canada measures. This writes the British newspaper the Telegraph.
It is noted that this has already been agreed between the Minister of foreign Affairs of Boris Johnson and the Minister of great Britain, amber Rudd. They agreed that the UK would develop their version adopted in the U.S. “Magnitsky act”.
It is emphasized that these measures began to be developed before was poisoned by former Russian GRU Colonel Sergei Skripal and his daughter Julia.
As the representatives of the Conservative party, the bill is in the House of Commons. The Ministers agreed to the introduction of the analogue of the “Magnitsky act”, but they said that the government is resisting the introduction of the key elements that will make the law truly effective.
In Britain on new sanctions began to speak after the ex-Prime Minister David Cameron in December complained that “we have not introduced the “Magnitsky act”, following the similar steps of the USA, Canada and several EU countries.