States halt exports of medical protective items

As a pre-emptive measure against the spread of the coronavirus, states including Germany, France, the Czech Republic, Turkey, Russia and China have restricted the export of medical protective items such as masks, gloves, gowns and goggles under domestic export control powers. As a result, those wishing to export such items require licences from the relevant authorities.

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About Michael O'Kane

Michael O'Kane

Michael was called to the Bar in 1992 and prior to joining Peters & Peters was a senior specialist prosecutor at the Crown Prosecution Service Headquarters (CPS). He was a key member of a small specialist unit responsible for the prosecution of serious and high-profile fraud, terrorist,...

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