EU designates 11 Venezuelan officials

The EU has added 11 officials to its Venezuela sanctions list (asset freeze and travel ban) for undermining democracy and rule of law in Venezuela. Those designated are alleged to have acted against the democratic functioning of the National Assembly by “stripping the parliamentary immunity of several of its members”, including its president Juan Guaido, initiating politically motivated prosecutions, and …

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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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