Australian man charged with violating sanctions against N Korea

The Australian Federal Police (AFP) have charged an Australian man for violating UN and Australian sanctions against North Korea, and  domestic laws on the sale of WMD. The AFP have alleged that he had been involved in brokering the sale of missile technology from North Korea to international entities, and had attempted to transfer coal from North Korea to Indonesia and Vietnam. AFP press release here.

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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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