OFAC issues general licences for humanitarian assistance in Yemen

On 19 January 2021, the US designation came into effect of Ansarallah, the Houthi militia, as a foreign terrorist organization under section 219 of the Immigration and Nationality Act, as amended, and as a specially designated global terrorist under Executive Order 13224, as amended (see post). OFAC issued 4 General Licences to facilitate the flow of humanitarian assistance to Yemen, …

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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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