USA expands its sanctions on North Korea

The US has expanded its sanctions on North Korea, in response to what the US Treasury describes in its statement as North Korea’s “numerous provocations, particularly the recent cyber-attack targeting Sony Pictures Entertainment and the threats against movie theatres and moviegoers” and its “destabilising, destructive and repressive actions, particularly its efforts to undermine US cyber-security and intimidate US businesses and artists exercising...

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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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