EU Operation Irini mandate to enforce Libya arms embargo & inspect vessels

We reported last week (27 March 2020) that the EU had launched Operation EUNAVFOR MED IRINI. The EU Council has now adopted Decision (CFSP) 2020/472 which provides that the operation’s primary task is to contribute to the implementation of the UN arms embargo on Libya established by Resolutions 1970 (2011), 2292 (2016) and 2473 (2019) with the use of aerial, …

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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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