US House passes bill for sanctions on Turkey over NE Syria

Yesterday (29 October), the US House of Representatives passed a Bill, the “Protect Against Conflict by Turkey Act” which threatens sanctions on Turkey in response to its recent military operations in NE Syria. President Trump lifted sanctions after a ceasefire was agreed last week (see post). If the Bill is passed in the Senate and signed by the President it …

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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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