11 Mar 2022

UK sanctions 386 Russian MPs over Ukraine invasion

Foreign Secretary Liz Truss has announced that sanctions have been imposed on a further 386 members of the Russian Duma for their support for the Ukrainian breakaway regions of Luhansk and Donetsk.

Opposition parties have also called for tougher sanctions on Russian assets in London, with the Lib Dems raising questions about Russian Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov’s links to property in Kensington.