USA sanctions Gibraltar tanker and its captain

OFAC has designated the Adrian Darya 1 as blocked property, and designated its captain Kumar Akhilesh for acting for or on behalf of the IRGC-Qods Force under terrorism sanctions Executive Order 13224. The vessel, formerly known as the Grace 1, was released from the coast of Gibraltar on 18 August having been held for over 6 weeks for suspicion that …

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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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