EU further calls for humanitarian sanctions clarification & relief

The EU’s High Representative for Foreign Affairs, Josep Borrell, has issued a further statement of support for the UN Secretary General and UN Human Rights Commissioner’s calls for the maximum use of humanitarian exceptions in sanctions regime (see post). The remarks say that “many people do not believe that they can engage in humanitarian assistance to Iran or Venezuela without …

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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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