UK to extend China arms embargo to Hong Kong

22 July 2020

The UK Foreign Secretary, Dominic Raab, has announced that the UK will extend to Hong Kong the arms embargo that has been applied to mainland China since 1989. Exports will be prohibited of: lethal...

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Maya Lester KC is a senior barrister (King’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.