Iran to bring ICJ claim against US over space agency sanctions

Last week (22 September), Iran’s Space Agency Chief Morteza Barari announced Iran’s intention to bring a claim against the US at the International Court of Justice in response to its sanctions against the Iranian Space Agency (ISA). Early this month, OFAC targeted ISA, the Iran Space Research Centre and the Astronautics Research Institute (see post) on the grounds that Iranian …

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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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