US Committee approves Burma sanctions Bill

The US Committee on Foreign Relations has unanimously voted to report the Burma Human Rights and Freedom Act of 2017 with amendments favourably to the US Senate. The Bill – which was introduced to the Senate on 2 November 2017 – makes provision for the imposition of US visa bans and economic sanctions against “senior officials of the military and security...

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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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