UNSC defeats draft resolution to extend Iran arms embargo

We reported on 6 August 2020 that the US had proposed a draft resolution to the UN Security Council to extend the arms embargo on Iran, which is due to expire on 18 October 2020. A second draft resolution was subsequently put forward on 13 August 2020, which was defeated by a vote of 2 in favour (the US and …

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About Michael O'Kane

Michael O'Kane

Michael was called to the Bar in 1992 and prior to joining Peters & Peters was a senior specialist prosecutor at the Crown Prosecution Service Headquarters (CPS). He was a key member of a small specialist unit responsible for the prosecution of serious and high-profile fraud, terrorist,...

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