EU de-lists former PM of the Libyan General National Congress

The EU has decided that the designation of Khalifa Ghwell will not be maintained when the EU’s sanctions regime on Libya is renewed on 2 April 2021. Mr Ghwell, who was listed in 2016, is the former Prime Minister and Defence Minister of the General National Congress of Libya, which is not internationally recognised. The press release states that EU …

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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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