EU and Japan ramp up North Korea sanctions

New EU sanctions will include restrictions on investment into metallurgy and metal working, and aerospace.

Canada to consider sanctions for violation of human rights

Report recommends the government should impose sanctions on people involved in gross human rights violations. 

UK Export Control Organisation revokes military OGELS

Revoked OGELs include that for exports of military goods, software and technology to a government or NATO organisation.

US threatens to impose fresh sanctions on Syria

Announcement came a day after the US’s surprise missile strike on an air base in Syria.  

UK: Financial sanctions in Policing and Crime Act 2017 now in force

Act brings tougher enforcement measures for breaches of financial sanctions and easier implementation of EU and UN sanctions

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