By Maya Lester QC & Michael O’Kane

OFAC lists South Sudan VP under Magnitsky sanctions

OFAC has added First Vice President of South Sudan, Taban Deng Gai to its Global Magnitsky sanctions list on the basis that he “arranged and directed the disappearance and deaths of human rights lawyer Samuel Dong Luak and SPLM-IO member Aggrey Idry” in order to intimidate and silence South Sudan’s opposition party (SPLM-IO). As a result, he will be subject …

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Michael is Senior Partner at Peters & Peters LLP. He has acted in many of the most high profile and sensitive business crime cases of the last 25 years, at Peters & Peters LLP...

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