UN calls for foreign terrorist fighters to be designated

In an unusual session of the United Nations Security Council attended by heads of state, all 15 member states have voted for a resolution on “foreign terrorist fighters”. The resolution states that the UN’s member states must “prevent and suppress the recruiting, organising, transporting or equipping of individuals” who travel to another country to take part in terrorist acts or training. States must also...

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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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