Central African Republic

Information correct as of: 22nd March 2017 

Latest Updates

 UN S/Res/2339 (2017) Extends all measures to 31 January 2018.
 US
 EU/UK

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                             

Financial/Other Sanctions

UN S/Res/2134 (28 Jan 2014) S/Res/2262 (27 Jan 2016).
US EO 13667 (13 May 2014)
EU/UK EU 224/2014 (10 March 2014)

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                             

Arms Embargo

UN S/Res/2127 (5th December 2013) Arms and related material embargo.
US Yes from 17th April 2014
EU/UK 2013/798/CFSP Arms and related material (23rd December 2013), Reg. 2016/555

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                             

Further Details

UN S/Res/2127 (5 Dec 2013) - arms & related material unless intended solely for peacekeeping forces or defence against poaching.  S/Res/2134 imposes an asset freeze & travel ban for individuals designated by the committee and also authorises Member States to seize, register and dispose of prohibited items listed. All measures extended by S/Res/2339 (2017) until 31 Jan 2018.
US EO13667 Blocking property and interests in property for those persons contributing to the conflict in Central African Republic. OFAC Issued Regulations to Implement EO13667 on 7 Jul 2014. SDN list updated periodically.
EU/UK Arms & related material including related (re)insurance effective 23 Dec 2013. EU 224/2014 (10 Mar 2014) asset freeze for designated individuals/entities. Regulation (EU) 2016/555 and Council Decision (CFSP) 2016/564 amends the current measures slightly in relation to the criteria for SDN designation. The EU/UK sanctions do not at present include a travel ban).  SDN list updated periodically.

 

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