No EU sanctions on Turkey for now; UK to stop arms export licences

Dominic Raab, the UK Foreign Secretary, has announced that no further export licences to Turkey for items which might be used in military operations in Syria will be granted while the UK conducts a review of its defence exports to Turkey.   He said the EU has decided against sanctions at this stage, but will keep the position under review.

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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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