Tag Archives: Egypt

Court of Appeal Rules UK Government Acted Unlawfully in Sale of Arms to Saudi Arabia

On June 20, 2019, the Court of Appeal handed down its judgment allowing Campaign Against Arms Trade’s (CAAT) appeal of the High Court’s decision. The claim brought by CAAT was for a judicial review of export licensing decisions made by the Secretary of State for International Trade in relation to military exports to Saudi Arabia, which could potentially be … Continue Reading

EU Amends Sanctions Against Egypt

The Council of the EU has extended the application of its sanctions against persons responsible for the misappropriation of state funds of Egypt. The sanctions are in force until 22 March 2019. In addition, the Council of the EU has decided to delist six individuals from the list of affected persons. (Council Decision (CFSP) 2018/466 and Council Implementing Regulation … Continue Reading

EU Adds New Information Regarding People Listed on EU Sanctions Against Egypt

The EU Council has issued a notification for the attention of all the individuals listed on the EU’s sanctions who are said to have misappropriated Egyptian state funds, stating that the council holds on its file new elements concerning them and that they may submit a request to the council to obtain the information that … Continue Reading
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