US renews terrorism sanctions for 1 year

In 2001 the US adopted Executive Order (E.O.) 13224, which declared a national emergency with respect to those who commit, threaten to commit, or support terrorism. That E.O. was later amended by E.O. 13886, which consolidated the US counter-terrorism regime, updated the designation criteria, and provided for secondary sanctions. President Trump has renewed these sanctions for 1 year by continuing …

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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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