EU updates entry under DPRK and CAR sanctions lists

In line with the UN Security Council, the EU has updated the entry of ‘Ri Su Yong’ under its North Korea sanctions list by adding the following statement: “Served as Korea Ryonbong General Corporation representative in Cuba”. See Council Implementing Decision (CFSP) 2018/331 and Council Implementing Regulation (EU) 2018/324. UK OFSI Notice here.

The EU has also updated the entry of ‘François Yangouvonda Bozizé’ under its Central African Republic sanctions list by adding, among other things, his title (‘Former Head of State Central African Republic’ and ‘Professor’) and details of a further alias (‘Samuel Peter Mudde’). See Council Implementing Decision (CFSP) 2018/332 and Council Implementing Regulation (EU) 2018/325. UK OFSI Notice here.

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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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