EU implements UN terrorist asset freeze amendments

The EU has deleted the listing of 1 person and amended the listings of 12 others on Regulation 881/2002.  The changes have been made to implement changes made by the UN Security Council’s Sanctions Committee in December.  The deleted listing was for Rafik Mohamad Yousef, an Iraqi who is currently imprisoned in Germany.

The changes were made by Commission Implementing Regulation (EU) 2016/13 amending Council Regulation (EC) 881/2002.

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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