UN & EU delists 4 entities from Iraq sanctions

The UN Security Council has removed the following 4 entities from its Iraq sanctions list: General Establishment for Main Out Pall Drain, National Tobacco State Company, State Enterprise for Petrochemical Industries, and State Enterprise for Pulp and Paper Industries. As a result, they will no longer be subject to UN asset freezes. See UN Press Release.

On 19 March, the EU implemented these UN delistings, see Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2019/432.

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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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