US determines that Grace 1 assisted IRGC & warns of sanctions on associated individuals

The US Department of State has determined that the Grace 1 “was assisting the Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) by transporting oil from Iran to Syria”.  The US has warned of “serious consequences for any individuals associated with the Grace 1”, which is still docked in Gibraltar but free to set sail, and “full enforcement” of sanctions with respect to …

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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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