UN Sec-Gen Calls issues report on implementation of UN Iran arms embargo

The UN Secretary-General has published the ninth report the implementation of UN Security Council Resolution 2231 (2015), which endorsed the nuclear deal and imposed restrictions on arms exports to Iran. It is particularly significant given the upcoming expiry of the...

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US Commerce Dept FAQs on enhanced military end use/user rules

The US Commerce Department’s Bureau of Industry and Security has published revised FAQs to provide guidance on the expansion of the military end use / military end user controls for China, Russia and Venezuela, which came into force on 29 June 2020 (see post). The...

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US seeks seizure of petroleum on 4 Iranian vessels destined for Venezuela

On Wednesday 1 July 2020, a forfeiture application and warrant for seizure was filed in the US District Court for the District of Columbia alleging that all the petroleum on board 4 vessels sailing from Iran to Venezuela are subject to forfeiture based on the terrorism...

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