By Maya Lester KC & Michael O’Kane

US continues Middle East terrorist sanctions

In January 1995, the US adopted Executive Order 12947, which declared a national emergency with respect to “foreign terrorists who threaten to disrupt the Middle East peace process”, and imposed asset freezes on them. Last week (16 January 2019), President Donald Trump extended those sanctions for 1 year by continuing the national emergency as declared. See White House Press Release...

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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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