US lifts sanctions on Turkey following announcement of N Syria ceasefire

US President Donald Trump has announced that sanctions imposed last week (15 October) against Turkey’s Ministry of National Defence, Ministry of Energy and Natural Resources, and 3 senior government officials have been lifted (see post). This follows Turkey’s commitment to a ceasefire in the north of Syria, and an agreement reached between Turkey and Russia over the control of the …

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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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