UNSC N Korea Committee updates guidelines on sanctions exemptions

The UN Security Council 1718 sanctions committee (DPRK) has updated its guidelines on obtaining exemptions from UN sanctions to provide humanitarian assistance to North Korea. The guidelines advise that the standard duration of exemptions has been extended from 6 to 9 months to allow for greater flexibility in the shipment process. Additional guidance on the format and requirements of exemption …

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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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