US Congress passes resolution calling for further Nicaragua sanctions

US Congress has passed a resolution calling for additional sanctions to increase political and economic pressure on the Nicaraguan government in light of “recent elections marred by irregularities” including “restrictions on the participation of opposition political parties” and the absence of electoral observers, as well as “gross violations of human rights and acts of repression, resulting in more than 325 …

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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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