The UK has asked the eu to impose sanctions on Hezbollah as a terrorist organisation

The United Kingdom has asked the European Council to add Hezbollah’s military wing to the list of organisations on the European Union’s counter-terrorist sanctions. According to the Financial Times and Reuters, this follows the preliminary results of Bulgaria’s investigation into a bomb explosion in Burgas in July 2012, killing 5 Israelis and 1 Bulgarian and injuring 32 others, which apparently...

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Maya Lester QC

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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