Lebanon

Information as of: 21st June 2017

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 UN
 US
 EU/UK

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                             

Financial/Other Sanctions

UN S/Res/1636.
US EO 13441.
EU/UK 2006/625/CFSP.

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                             

Arms Embargo

UN S/Res/1701 (2006)
US Yes, Effective 2006
EU/UK 2006/625/CFSP. Effective 2006

 

                                                                                                                                                                                                             

Further Details

UN S/Res/1636 (Oct 2005) freezes assets of individuals designated by International Independent Investigation Commission or Government of Lebanon. Ceases when Committee reports to UN that proceedings relating to terrorist attack are completed, unless otherwise decided by UNSC.
US EO 13441 (Jul 2010) potential assets freezes on designated individuals.
EU/UK 2006/625/CFSP (Sep 2006) prohibit financing / providing financial assistance for military activities unless authorised by Lebanese Government or UN force, also designates competent authorities which can grant required authorisations (updated by EU in Jun 2007).

 

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