EU statement on Operation IRINI’s inspection of Turkish vessel

The EU has published a statement on Operation IRINI’s attempted inspection on 22 November of a Turkish-flagged vessel in the Mediterranean Sea that was suspected of acting in violation of the UN arms embargo on Libya. The inspection was suspended when Turkey formally gave notice “of its refusal to grant the permission to inspect the vessel. Until then, the inspection …

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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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