THE COUNCIL OF THE EUROPEAN UNION, (5) Having regard to Council Regulation (EC) No 2580/2001 of 27 December 2001 on specific restrictive measures directed against certain persons and entities with a view to combating terrorism ( 1 ), and in particular Article 2(3) thereof,
The national decisions relied upon by the Council in order to freeze the applicant’s funds did not relate either to the instigation of investigations or prosecution or to a conviction for terrorist activity, contrary to the requirements of Community law
Jose Maria Sison
Council of the European Union
Kingdom of the Netherlands, intervener
United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland, intervener
Commission of the European Union Communities,...
I will share with the Court some information on the background of this case, necessary for a good understanding of the position of Professor Sison and the reasons why his name was included in the list at stake.