US adds 13 to Myanmar sanctions & imposes export controls

OFAC has listed 10 current and former Burmese military officials that “played a leading role in the overthrow of Burma’s democratically elected government” in the coup on 1 February 2021. OFAC Notice and press release. White House fact sheet here. 6 of the officials are part of the National Defence and Security Council and are said to have been directly …

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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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