More UN sanctions on North Korea likely

The UN Security Council has said it will introduce new sanctions against North Korea, following the launch of a long-range rocket yesterday in violation of existing UN sanctions. North Korea has said that the purpose of the launch was to put a satellite into orbit. US Ambassador Samantha Power said in the Security Council that the US would “ensure that...

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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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