China sanctions 9 British nationals & 4 entities in response to Uyghur sanctions

China has announced sanctions on 9 British nationals including 5 MPs, and 4 UK-based entities. They will be subject to asset freezing measures, and Chinese citizens and institutions will be prohibited from doing business with them. They and their families will be prohibited from entering mainland China, Hong Kong and Macao. They are: MPs Iain Duncan Smith, Tom Tugendhat, Neil …

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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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