US agreement aims to lift Afghanistan sanctions

On 29 February 2020, the US and the Taliban reached a “comprehensive peace agreement” which aims to secure the withdrawal of US and NATO forces from Afghanistan within 14 months. The agreement says the US will seek endorsement of the peace agreement from the UN Security Council and then start diplomatic engagement within the UNSC to remove all sanctions against …

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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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