Sanctions for ‘misappropriation’ have proved their worth in forging ties with new leaders in Tunisia, Egypt, and Ukraine. But it is time to strengthen them
Sergei Magnitsky's death inspired the US to enact a law blacklisting individuals and seizing their assets. The EU is jumping on the bandwagon.
La mort de Sergueï Magnitski a porté les États-Unis à promulguer une loi sur la liste noire des individus et la saisie de leurs actifs. L'UE suit le mouvement.
It is only recently that the European public has woken up to the use of sanctions in EU foreign policy, but they have been employed since the early 1980s