EU adopts humanitarian exemption to Syria sanctions for earthquake assistance

24 February 2023

In response to the Syrian humanitarian crisis following the earthquake of 6 February 2023, the EU has adopted a humanitarian exemption to its Syria sanctions regime. Press Release. Until 25 August 2023, asset freezes...

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Maya Lester KC is a senior barrister (King’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.