Is the UK considering a visa ban on nationals of Russia and its allies?

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Is the UK considering a visa ban on nationals of Russia and its allies?

Sanctions against wealthy and high-profile Russians have been well-documented over the past weeks. Recently proposed inclusions to the Nationality and Borders bill indicate that government measures may now be extended to enforcing visa penalties for ‘countries posing a risk to international peace and security', according to Withers partner Tracy Evlogidis in a briefing note on 10 March. During a debate in the House of Lords, Home Office minister Baroness Williams stated that ‘Although w...

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