EU Parliament calls for sanctions on Turkey for Varosha reopening

The European Parliament has adopted a resolution, which is non-binding, concerning the Turkish government’s decision to “reopen” the coastline of Varosha on 6 October 2020. Turkey is called upon to comply with UN Security Council resolutions 550 (1984) and 789 (1992) which “considers attempts to settle any part of Varosha by people other than its inhabitants as inadmissible and calls …

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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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