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British minister labels Magnitsky Act ineffective, refuses support
The US Magnitsky Act is ineffective and introducing visa restrictions on Russian citizens in the UK will not help to ‘restore justice’ the Secretary of State for Europe has said.

17.04.2013 13:12

Russia puts former Magnitsky boss Browder on international wanted list
British investor William Browder, suspected of a major tax evasion fraud in Russia, has been put on an international wanted list. A Moscow district court will soon consider his arrest in absentia.

17.04.2013 08:39

Russia strikes back with Magnitsky list response
Russia has released the list naming 18 Americans banned from entering the Russian Federation over their alleged human rights violations, as a direct response to the so-called Magnitsky list revealed by the US on Friday.

13.04.2013 01:59

US publishes 18 names on Magnitsky list as Moscow warns of response
The US government has published the names of the people on the ‘Magnitsky List,’ despite warnings of counter-measures from Moscow and the risk of straining ties between the two countries.

12.04.2013 16:30

Russia warns US against publishing names on ‘Magnitsky List’
Moscow has reiterated that the forthcoming identification of Russian officials on Washington’s ‘Magnitsky List’ blacklist will deteriorate bilateral relations between the two countries, and promised immediate reciprocal action.

12.04.2013 07:10

Magnitsky case caused by tax evasion, not whistleblowing – Russian investigators
Russia’s top law enforcement agency has rejected claims that the criminal investigation against Sergey Magnitsky was connected with his attempt to incriminate law enforcers of large-scale embezzlement of state funds.

22.03.2013 10:22

Criminal investigation into Magnitsky death canceled, ‘no crime’ ruled
The criminal case into the death of Sergey Magnitsky, a lawyer for Hermitage Capital, has been closed for “the absence of a crime,” Russia’s Investigative Committee announced.

19.03.2013 09:26

Magnitsky posthumous trial postponed
A Russian court has yet again postponed hearings into the tax evasion case against late auditor Sergey Magnitsky and his former boss William Browder after the state-appointed defense attorney asked for more time to prepare for the process.

11.03.2013 08:14

Magnitsky boss accused of Gazprom stock theft
Russia is to probe the head of UK-based Hermitage Capital, William Browder, over alleged misappropriation of stock in Russian gas giant Gazprom, which inflicted at least 3 billion rubles ($US 98 million) in damages.

05.03.2013 11:43

‘No flexibility yet’ in Russia-US relations – PM Medvedev
Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev says that despite earlier hopes and Barack Obama's promises, Washington’s position on the missile shield is still driving the two countries apart.

27.01.2013 15:14

Magnitsky was an accountant, not a truth seeker - Medvedev
The whole story of Sergey Magnitsky is politicized fiction as this corporate executive had never been a truth-seeker, Russian PM Dmitry Medvedev said in an interview in Davos.

23.01.2013 12:54

Dima Yakovlev Law
RT provides the full text of the Russia’s reply to the US Magnitsky Act – the Dima Yakovlev Law. Translation by RT.

28.12.2012 10:46