Oxford university urged to reject donation from Russian-British businessman

  Ministers have imposed sanctions on Said Gutseriev, who donated £2.6m to university in 2019 The University of Oxford has come under renewed pressure to reject a £2.6m donation from a Russian-British businessman after he was designated for sanctions by the UK government. Ministers imposed sanctions on Said Gutseriev on Wednesday for “obtaining a benefit from or supporting the government of Russia” in his role as a director of SFI, a Russian conglomerate that the UK government said was involved in the “Russian financial services sector, a sector of strategic significance”. Continue reading... .. Full story on theguardian.com 

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