By Maya Lester KC & Michael O’Kane

UN imposes arms embargo on Houthi rebels in Yemen and blacklists two rebel supporters

The United Nations Security Council has voted 14-0, with Russia abstaining, to impose an arms embargo on Houthi rebels in Yemen. It has also approved a global asset freeze and travel ban on Abdulmalik al-Houthi, a Houthi leader, and Ahmed Saleh, the son of previous Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh and a former commander of Yemen’s Republican Guard, who has...

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Michael is Senior Partner at Peters & Peters Solicitors LLP. He has acted in many of the most high profile and sensitive business crime cases of the last 25 years, at Peters &...

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