EU implements UN Al-Qaida emir listing

The EU has added Nayef Al-Hababi to its counter terrorism sanctions. He was listed by the UN at the end of March for being the Al-Qaida emir for the eastern zone of Afghanistan and having led an Al-Qaida battalion in Afghanistan since at least mid-2010. Al-Hababi was also designated by the US in February. See Implementing Regulation 2016/473 amending Regulation...

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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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