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Why is the UK so slow in sanctioning oligarchs?

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Though Britain has been sending weapons to Ukraine, and led Europe’s push to get Russia taken out of the Swift banking system, the government has been criticised for being slow in sanctioning Russian oligarchs. What more should we be doing?

Max Jeffery talks to James Forsyth and Katy Balls.

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