Joint Proposal for EU human rights sanctions regime

The European Commission and High Representative of the EU for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Joseph Borrell, have put forward a Joint Proposal for a Council Regulation for targeted EU sanctions for serious human rights violations. The next legislative step is that the proposed Council Decision and Regulation will be discussed by Member States.

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About 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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