EU extends and amends Syria sanctions

On 28 February 2013 the European Council renewed and amended sanctions against Syria in Decision 2013/109/CFSP, renewing Decision 2012/739/CFSP until 1 June 2013. This amends the arms embargo to “enable the delivery of non-lethal military equipment for the protection of civilians of for the Syrian National Coalition for Opposition and Revolutionary Forces” which the Union has accepted as legitimate representatives of the Syrian...

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Maya Lester QC is a senior barrister (Queen’s Counsel) at Brick Court Chambers with a wide-ranging practice in public law, European law, competition law, international law, human rights & civil liberties. She has a particular expertise in sanctions. The legal directories say she is the...

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