UN & EU designate CAR armed group leader

The UN Security Council has imposed sanctions (asset freeze and travel ban) pursuant to Resolution 2399 (2018), as amended, on Martin Koumtamadji, the leader of the Front Démocratique du Peuple Centrafricain (FDPC), an armed group engaged in violent activities in the Central African Republic. Mr Koumtamadji is also known as Abdoulaye Miskine. In 2019, Koumtamadji is said to have refused …

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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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