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Several Russian Oligarchs appeal to EU courts over sanctions, despite ‘very limited’ prospects

By Alisha Houlihan for AMLi

Several Russian Billionaires have launched appeals to EU courts in an attempt to escape the EU’s targeted list of sanctioned Russian individuals, after being named in European Union sanctions over Vladimir Putin’s invasion of Ukraine.

Over 20 appeals have already been lodged by some of Russia’s wealthiest tycoons and their families since the introduction of retaliatory measures against Putin’s regime first launched in February.

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