Third countries align with EU sanctions on DRC

In December 2018, the EU adopted Council Decision (CFSP) 2018/1940, which renewed sanctions on the Democratic Republic of Congo for another year. The sanctions comprise an arms embargo, a targeted asset freeze and travel ban on 14 individuals in response to “acts that undermine the peace, stability or security of the DRC”. See previous blog. This week (25 February), the …

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About Michael O'Kane

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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