By Maya Lester KC & Michael O’Kane

US renews sanctions on Lebanon for 1 year

In 2007, the US adopted Executive Order 13441, which declared a national emergency in respect of Lebanon. The E.O. imposed asset freezing measures on people and entities which “undermine Lebanon’s democratically-elected government or democratic institutions”. President Trump has renewed those sanctions for 1 year by continuing the national emergency as declared. White House statement.

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Michael is Senior Partner at Peters & Peters Solicitors LLP. He has acted in many of the most high profile and sensitive business crime cases of the last 25 years, at Peters &...

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