22 August 2011
Security Council

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

Security Council Al-Qaida Sanctions Committee Adds


Mati Ur-Rehman to Its Sanctions List


On 22 August 2011, the Security Council Committee pursuant to resolutions 1267 (1999) and 1989 (2011) approved the addition of the entry specified below to its Al-Qaida Sanctions List of individuals and entities subject to the assets freeze, travel ban and arms embargo set out in paragraph 1 of Security Council resolution 1989 (2011) adopted under Chapter VII of the Charter of the United Nations:

A. Individuals associated with Al-Qaida

QI.M.296.11. Name: 1: MATI UR-REHMAN 2: na 3: na 4: na

Name (original script):ماٹی الرحمن

Title: na Designation: na DOB: Approximately 1977  POB: na  Good quality a.k.a.: a) Mati-ur Rehman b) Mati ur Rehman c) Matiur Rahman d) Matiur Rehman e) Matti al-Rehman f) Abdul Samad g) Samad Sial h) Abdul Samad Sial  Low quality a.k.a.: na  Nationality: Pakistani  Passport no.: na  National identification no.: na  Address: na  Listed on: 20 Aug. 2011   Other information: Mati ur-Rehman is the chief operational commander of Lashkar i Jhangvi (LJ) (QE.L.96.03.).

In accordance with paragraph 19 of resolution 1989 (2011), the Committee has made accessible on its website the narrative summary of reasons for listing of the above name, at the following URL:  http://www.un.org/sc/committees/1267/NSQI29611E.shtml.

The Committee’s Al-Qaida Sanctions List is updated regularly on the basis of relevant information provided by Member States and international and regional organizations.  This is part of the eighteenth update of the List in 2011.  An updated List is accessible on the Committee’s website at the following URL:  http://www.un.org/sc/committees/1267/aq_sanctions_list.shtml.

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