Venezuela’s Juan Guaidó appeals to EU for further Venezuela sanctions

In meetings with European leaders this week, Venezuela’s opposition leader, Juan Guaidó, has appealed to the EU for tighter sanctions against Venezuela, saying that “support [is needed] to pressure the dictatorship” in this time of “humanitarian crisis”. Mr Guaidó has specifically called for measures targeting gold mining and trading in Venezuela, said to be providing revenue for the Maduro regime …

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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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