Venezuela & EU expel diplomats over sanctions

The Venezuelan government has declared the head of the EU delegation to Venezuela, Isabel Brilhante Pedrosa, as persona non grata, and has allowed Ms Pedrosa 72 hours to leave the country. The decision was made following the EU’s designation of 19 Venezuelan officials on 22 February 2021 (see post). Yesterday (25 February 2021), in response to the decision, the EU …

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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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