German court annuls Saudi arms export ban for lack of reasons

The German government in November 2018 imposed a national arms export ban on Saudi Arabia in response to the killing of Jamal Khashoggi at the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul. The export ban was renewed every 6 months (see post and post). The Administrative Court in Frankfurt has annulled the ban due to a lack sufficient reasoning which the court said …

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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