Another nuclear test may mean more US sanctions on North Korea

The most senior US diplomat for the Asia-Pacific region, Daniel Russel, has said that further sanctions could be imposed on North Korea by the UN or US if it conducts another nuclear test. They may include measures designed to prevent N Koreans from earning currency abroad, which is sent back to N Korea in sums totalling up to $900m a...

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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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