Third countries align with EU Syria sanctions

On 28 May 2020, the EU Council adopted Decision (CFSP) 2020/719, which renewed its sanctions regime against Syria for 1 year, and delisted 2 businessmen on the basis that they had halted their sanctionable behaviour (see post). North Macedonia, Serbia, Montenegro, Albania, Iceland, Liechtenstein, Norway, Ukraine, Moldova, and Georgia have aligned themselves with this decision. See press release.

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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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