UN & EU de-list 4 people from ISIL & Al-Qaida sanctions

On 8 February 2019, the UN Security Council removed the following 4 people from its ISIL (Da’esh) and Al-Qaida sanctions list: Hassan Abdullah Hersi Al-Turki, Jamal Housni, Malik Muhammad Ishaq, and Lavdrim Muhaxheri. As a result, they will no longer be subject to UN asset freezes, travel bans or arms embargoes. See UN Press Release.

On 14 February, the EU implemented these UN de-listings, see Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2019/257.

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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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