UNSC renews South Sudan arms embargo & sanctions for 1 year

The United Nations Security Council has renewed the arms embargo on South Sudan and targeted sanctions against individuals said to be blocking peace in South Sudan until 31 May 2021. The mandate of the Panel of Experts overseeing the sanctions regime has also been continued until 1 July 2021. The press release says the UNSC have concerns over the “continued fighting …

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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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