Prime Minister Cameron challenges Barclays on Iran transactions

Prime Minister David Cameron has challenged Barclays for declining to process payments from Iran after they ceased to be prohibited in the EU following sanctions relief. He has written to Barclays stating that it was acting “in opposition to the policy of the UK government”. Barclays replied that there was “a considerable divergence in both approach and intention between the...

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About Michael O'Kane

Michael O'Kane

Michael was called to the Bar in 1992 and prior to joining Peters & Peters was a senior specialist prosecutor at the Crown Prosecution Service Headquarters (CPS). He was a key member of a small specialist unit responsible for the prosecution of serious and high-profile fraud, terrorist,...

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