The EU has implemented the UN’s decision in April to lift its sanctions on Côte d’Ivoire (see previous blog). The EU has now repealed the remainder of its Côte d’Ivoire sanctions, which implemented the UN regime. The UN made the decision to lift its sanctions in view of what Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon described as “the continued positive evolution of the situation in Côte d’Ivoire, including the successful conclusion of the presidential elections last year”.
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,...See profile for Michael O'Kane >