EU sanctions 2 Syrian Ministers & adds 1 entry to ISIL and A-Q sanctions list

Today, the EU has sanctioned 2 Ministers of the Syrian Government “for being responsible for the violent repression against the civilian population in Syria, benefiting from or supporting the regime, and/or being associated with such persons” (travel bans and asset freezes imposed). The individuals are Mohamed Mazen Ali Yousef, Minister of Industry, and Imad Abdullah Sara, Minister of Information. See...

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About Michael O'Kane

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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