4 US citizens charged with selling sanctioned Iranian oil to China

The US DOJ has announced that 4 US nationals have been charged with 1 count of conspiring and 1 count of violating the International Emergency Economic Powers Act (IEEPA). From July 2019 to February 2020, the defendants allegedly arranged to purchase Iranian oil to sell to a refinery in China and for the oil to be shipped to the refinery …

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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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