Brazil Supreme Court orders Petrobas to refuel Iranian ships despite US sanctions concerns

2 Iranian ships (Bavand and Termeh) loaded with Brazilian corn have been waiting in the port of Paraná to refuel and return to Iran. Petrobras, the  Brazilian oil company, has refused to sell fuel to the ships because of US sanctions imposed on the vessels and because the ships had delivered urea to Brazil which is barred by US sanctions. …

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About Maya Lester QC

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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