“Pursuant to Executive Order 13224 of September 23, 2001, ‘Blocking Property and Prohibiting Transactions With Persons Who Commit, Threaten to Commit, or Support Terrorism,’ as amended by the Executive Order of September 10, 2019, ‘Modernizing Sanctions to Combat Terrorism,’ (the Order), section 203 of the International Emergency Economic Powers Act, 50 U.S.C. Sec. 1702, section 5 of the United Nations Participation Act of 1945, 22 U.S.C. Sec. 287c, section 301 of title 3, United States Code, and section 594.802 of the Global Terrorism Sanctions Regulations, 31 CFR part 594 (the Regulations), I hereby determine, in consultation with the Secretary of State, the Attorney General, and the Secretary of Homeland Security, that there is reason to believe the persons identified below and in the attached evidentiary memoranda (SDGT-13629, SDGT-13633, SDGT-16063, SDGT-16220, SDGT-13932, SDGT- 16070, SDGT-16542, SDGT-16148, SDGT-12024), meet one or more criteria for designation set forth in section 1 of the Order. Accordingly, except to the extent otherwise provided by law or unless licensed or otherwise authorized by the Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC), (1) all real, personal, and any other property and interests in property of the persons identified below that are in the United States, that hereafter come within the United States, or that are or hereafter come within the possession or control of U.S. persons are blocked and may not be transferred, paid, exported, withdrawn or otherwise dealt in, and (2) any transaction or dealing by a U.S. person or within the United States in property or interests in property of the persons identified below is prohibited. Therefore, the persons identified below will now appear on OFAC’s list of Specially Designated Nationals and Blocked Persons.” [Previously published in Descartes Visual Compliance Regulations Update 09-12-2019.]


84 FR 48996-97
Published 09-17-2019