OFAC designates Nicaraguan police force & 3 commissioners

OFAC has listed the Nicaraguan National Police (NNP) and 3 NNP commissioners, Juan Antonio Valle Valle, Luis Alberto Perez Olivas, and Justo Pastor Urbina, for their alleged roles in serious human rights abuses in Nicaragua. NPP have been listed for their alleged use of “live ammunition against peaceful protesters, and participating in death squads, […] extrajudicial killings, disappearances, and kidnappings” …

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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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