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Uyghur Act draws China outrage

Uyghur Act draws China outrage

Legislation allows for sanctions on Chinese officials for their role in the oppression of ethnic and Muslim minorities by the Chinese government.

Proposed Hong Kong Human Rights Act heads to Trump’s desk

Proposed Hong Kong Human Rights Act heads to Trump’s desk

‘[T]he U.S. must send a strong message that we stand with those peacefully advocating for freedom and the rule of law.’

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EU updates sanctions against North Korea

Nine people and four entities, including the state-owned Foreign Trade Bank, are designated.

UK arms exports to Venezuela come under scrutiny

Exports have included equipment for crowd control for use by law enforcement agencies.

Largest ever Kingpin Act designation against Mexican drug cartel

21 Mexican nationals, including a professional soccer player, and 42 entities have been designated.

President Trump signs Russia, Iran and North Korea sanctions bill into law

Countering America’s Adversaries Through Sanctions Act signed into law.

BAFA announces update to export control regime

Changes include one to reflect amendments to conventional armaments under the Wassenaar Arrangement agreed in 2016.

UK government announces new team to authorise Crown MOD exemption letters

MOD team in newly established Export Control Joint Unit will now be key contact.

EU imposes sanctions over export of Siemens’ turbines to Crimea

Individuals and companies sanctioned as Siemens says it will pull out of joint venture.

EU releases update on modernisation of dual-use export controls

13-page guidance covers the current position on matters such as intra EU transfers, catch-all controls, cooperation and enforcement, and ‘human security’.

UK announces post-Brexit sanctions bill

‘This will enable us to impose sanctions as appropriate either alone or with partners in the EU.’

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