US sanctions 2 Pakistani terror groups

The US Department of State has designated the Tariq Gidar Group (TGG) and Jama’at ul Dawa al-Qu’ran (JDQ) as Specially Designated Global Terrorists. TGG is said to be a Pakistani Taliban linked group, responsible for multiple large-scale, fatal, attacks including a massacre at a school in 2014 that left 132 children and 9 staff-members dead. JDQ is a terrorist group...

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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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