US warns of sanctions on those involved in Libya conflict

The US Embassy in Libya has warned that parties in the Libyan conflict “which undermine Libya’s economy and cling to military escalation will face isolation and risk of sanctions”. The statement follows reports of foreign mercenaries’ presence in the Libyan National Oil Corporation’s facilities, preventing the flow and export of oil, and that banking audits are being obstructed, which is …

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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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