US to impose CAATSA sanctions on Turkey over purchase of Russian missiles

US Assistant Secretary of State Wess Mitchell has informed a Foreign Relations Subcommittee that sanctions, pursuant to section 231 of the Countering America’s Adversaries Through Sanctions Act (CAATSA), will be imposed on Turkey for its purchase of S-400 missile systems from Russia. Section 231 of CAATSA authorises the US President to impose a number of sanctions on those determined to have engaged...

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About Maya Lester QC

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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