US reportedly drafting Iran & Iraq sanctions

Yesterday (8 January), in a statement, President Trump said that the US is planning “additional punishing economic sanctions on the Iran regime” whilst it considers options in response to Iran’s recent attack against 2 US military bases in Iraq. It has also been reported that the US has begun drafting sanctions against Iraq following Iraq’s vote to expel foreign troops …

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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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