USA blacklists member of ISIS

We reported yesterday that the UN Security Council blacklisted 6 people said to be connected with the Islamic State and Nusra Front, including Abu Mohammed Al-Adnani. Today the US Department of State has designated Abu Mohammed al-Adnani as a Specially Designated Global Terrorist under Executive Order (E.O.) 13224. Born Taha Sobhi Falaha in Syria, he is the said to be the “official spokesman for...

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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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