OFAC has designated 5 Iranian entities for being linked to Iran’s ballistic missile programme. The entities were designated pursuant to Executive Order 13382 on the basis that they are owned or controlled by Iran’s Shahid Bakeri Industrial Group (SBIG). SBIG is stated as being “responsible for the development and production of Iran’s solid-propellant ballistic missiles” and is currently sanctioned by the US, UN and EU. Links here for the OFAC Notice and the US Treasury press release.
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...See profile for Maya Lester QC >