UK adds 6 military officials to Myanmar sanctions regime

The UK has listed 6 Burmese officials under the Burma (Sanctions) (EU Exit) Regulations 2019. They are all members of the State Administration Council (SAC) that was established after the military coup on 1 February 2021 to exercise the functions of the state. See Notice and press release. The UK amended the designation of Commander-in-Chief General Min Aung Hlaing, who …

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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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