US grants 120-day Iran sanctions waiver for new Iraqi government

The US State Department has issued a statement confirming that the US will grant a 120-day waiver from Iran sanctions to allow the new Iraqi government to continue importing Iranian electricity. The spokesperson added that the waiver will help support the Iraqi government in their implementation of reforms and the fight against corruption. The previous waiver, granted for 30 days, …

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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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