Russian mercenary radical Wagner volition beryllium declared a violent organisation, the Home Office has said.
A draught proscription bid volition beryllium laid successful parliament connected Wednesday, which volition marque it amerciable to beryllium a subordinate of, oregon enactment the Russian radical successful the UK.
Certain proscription offences tin beryllium punishable by up to 14 years successful jail.
As portion of the order, Wagner's assets tin beryllium categorised arsenic violent spot and seized.
The Home Office said it considered the quality and standard of the organisation's activities arsenic good arsenic the menace they airs to British nationals overseas successful deciding connected the proscription order.
"While Putin's authorities decides what to bash with the monster it created, Wagner's continuing destabilising activities lone proceed to service the Kremlin's governmental goals.
"They are terrorists, plain and elemental - and this proscription bid makes that wide successful UK law.
"Wagner has been progressive successful looting, torture and barbarous murders. Its operations successful Ukraine, the Middle East and Africa are a menace to planetary security.
"That is wherefore we are proscribing this violent organisation and continuing to assistance Ukraine wherever we tin successful its combat against Russia."
Ukraine's President Zelenskyy has antecedently called for Wagner to beryllium treated arsenic a violent organisation.
The clang that killed Prigozhin occurred precisely 2 months aft helium mounted a short-lived equipped rebellion against Russia's subject leadership, posing the biggest situation to Mr Putin's authorization successful his 23-year rule.