US says UN sanctions on Iran to be re-imposed on 19 September

The Special Representative for Venezuela and Iran, Elliott Abrams, has announced that “virtually all UN sanctions on Iran will come back into place this weekend, at 8:00pm Eastern Time on Saturday [19 September 2020]. The arms embargo will now be re-imposed indefinitely and other restrictions will return, including the ban on Iran engaging in enrichment and reprocessing-related activities, the prohibition …

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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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