UNSC & EU delist one entity from ISIL and Al-Qaida sanctions

 The UN Security Council has removed Djamat Houmat Daawa Salafia (DHDS) from its ISIL (Da’esh) and Al-Qaida sanctions list. As a result, the group will no longer be subject to asset freezing measures, travel bans and arms embargo. See UN Press Release.

On 24 April, the EU implemented these delistings and removed DHDS from its ISIL (Da’esh) and Al-Qaida sanctions list, pursuant to Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2019/622.

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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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