USA adds to Syria sanctions list

On 17 December 2014, the United States added six companies and five people to its Syria SDN and foreign sanctions evaders lists, which means they are now subject to an asset freeze and prohibition on financial and commercial transactions in the USA. The US Treasury explained in a press statement that the additional listings are aimed to increase “pressure on...

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About Maya Lester QC

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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