US rescinds Sudan designation as a state sponsor of terrorism

The Trump administration has formally notified Congress that Sudan’s designation as a state sponsor of terrorism will be rescinded pursuant to the National Defence Authorisation Act 2019 on the grounds that (i) Sudan has not provided any support for acts of international terrorism in last 6 months, and (ii) assurances have been given that it will not support international terrorism …

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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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