US renews South Sudan sanctions for 1 year

The US is renewing sanctions on South Sudan for 1 year by continuing the national emergency as declared in Executive Order 13663. The sanctions impose an asset freeze and travel ban on those involved in activities that threaten the peace, security, or stability of South Sudan, including “widespread violence and atrocities, human rights abuses, recruitment and use of child soldiers, …

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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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