By Maya Lester KC & Michael O’Kane

Germany drops sanctions on Turkey, USA threatens Turkey sanctions for detention of US pastor

Germany has lifted its economic sanctions on Turkey after Ankara ended its two-year state of emergency. Its sanctions consisted of a €1.5 billion ($1.7 billion) limit on export guarantees to Turkey imposed in July 2017 after the detention of a German human rights campaigner and five other activists, including the head of Amnesty International in Turkey. Meanwhile last week (26…...

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Michael is Senior Partner at Peters & Peters Solicitors LLP. He has acted in many of the most high profile and sensitive business crime cases of the last 25 years, at Peters &...

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