EU UPDATES TERRORIST SANCTIONS LIST

The European Union has published Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2015/167 of 3 February 2015 which updates its al-Qaida terrorist blacklist to bring it in line with recent revisions by the United Nations Security Council Sanctions Committee.

On 23 January 2015 the UN added 4 individuals to this asset freezing list and the EU has now updated the annex to Regulation 881/2002 to bring it in line.

This entry was posted in Latest EU Measures, Terrorist Sanctions, United Nations by Maya Lester QC. Bookmark the permalink.

About Maya Lester QC

Maya Lester QC has a wide ranging practice in public law, European law, competition law, international law, human rights & civil liberties. She has a particular expertise in sanctions. As the most recent (2016) Chambers & Partners directory put it, she "owns the world of sanctions". She spent 2011-12 in New York at Columbia Law School lecturing and writing on sanctions. She represents and advises hundreds of companies and individuals before the European and English courts and has acted in most of the leading cases, including Kadi, Tay Za, Central Bank of Iran, NITC and IRISL.

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