US senate approves Iran nuclear agreement review act

The US Senate has approved the Iran Nuclear Agreement Review Act, which if passed by the House of Representatives would require Congressional approval for any agreement with Iran in respect of its nuclear program. At present, the President has the authority to lift US sanctions unilaterally, but under the proposed legislation Congress would have 30 days to review any proposed agreement and...

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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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