12 May 2009
Security Council
SC/9657

Department of Public Information • News and Media Division • New York

SECURITY COUNCIL COMMITTEE ON LIBERIA UPDATES INFORMATION

 

ON TRAVEL BAN, ASSETS FREEZE LISTS

 


On 12 May 2009, the Security Council Committee established pursuant to resolution 1521 (2003) concerning Liberia approved the inclusion of additional information concerning two individuals:  Victoria Refell (travel ban list only) and Edwin Snowe, Jr. (travel ban and assets freeze lists).  The additional information is shown in underline below:


LAST NAME

FIRST NAME

ALIAS

DATE OF BIRTH/PLACE OF BIRTH

PASSPORT / IDENTIFYING INFORMATION

DESIGNATION/ JUSTIFICATION

REFELL

(REFFEL)

Victoria


11 June 1954

Liberian Passport No: Diplomatic – D005717 (11/24/08-11/23/10)


POB: Freetown, Sierra Leone

Address: Accra, Ghana

Associate of former Liberian President Charles Taylor with ongoing ties to him.

SNOWE

Edwin M., Jr.


11 February 1970

Nationality: Liberia

OR/0056672-01

D/005072

Liberian Passport No: Diplomatic D005640


ECOWAS-DPL Passport No: D-00172 (07/08/08-06/07/10)

POB: Mano River, Grand Cape Mount, Liberia

Address: Elwa Road, Monrovia, Liberia

Representative, Liberian House of Representatives

Managing Director of the Liberian Petroleum and Refining Corporation (LPRC). Associate of former President Charles Taylor with ongoing ties to him. Alleged to have provided funds to former President Taylor.

The latest versions of the travel ban and assets freeze lists are available on the Committee’s website:  http://www.un.org/sc/committees/1521/index.shtml.


The Committee will continue to update the list on a regular basis.


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