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First EU cyber sanctions go live

06 August 2020

The EU ventured into new territory on 31 July 2020 by imposing its first ever cyber-sanctions under Council Regulation (EU) 2019/796 of 17 May 2019 ("EU-Cyber Sanctions Regulation"). The new sanctions regime is part of the comprehensive "cyber diplomacy toolbox"...

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Kai Neuhaus, LL.M.
Brussels - EU Law Office
Moritz Pottek
Senior Associate
Brussels - EU Law Office