UN & EU add KIB group to ISIL & A-Q sanctions list

The UN Security Council has added the group Khatiba Imam al-Bukhari (KIB) to its ISIL (Da’esh) and Al-Qaida sanctions list (asset freeze, travel ban and arms embargo imposed). The group was listed for (inter alia) being “associated with Al-Nusrah Front for the People of the Levant”, as well as having committed “terrorist attacks against military and civilian installations in the...

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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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