9 May 2012
Security Council

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

Security Council Al-Qaida Sanctions Committee Deletes One Individual from Its List


Decision Taken Following Review of De-listing

Request Submitted Through Office of the Ombudsperson

On 8 May 2012, the Security Council Al-Qaida Sanctions Committee decided to remove the name of the one individual below from the Al-Qaida Sanctions List after concluding its consideration of a de-listing request submitted through the Ombudsperson established pursuant to Security Council resolution 1904 (2009), and after considering the Comprehensive Report of the Ombudsperson on this de-listing request.

Therefore, the assets freeze, travel ban and arms embargo set out in paragraph 1 of Security Council resolution1989 (2011) no longer apply to the name set out below.

Removed from Section A. Individuals associated with Al-Qaida

Name (original script): ابراهيم عبد السلام محمد بويصير
Title: na Designation: na DOB: 1 Sep. 1962  POB: Benghazi, Libyan Arab Jamahiriya  Good quality a.k.a.: a) Abu Al-Banaan b) Ibrahim Bouisir c) Ibrahim Buisir d) Ibrahim Abdul Salem Mohamed Buisir e) Ibrahim Buwisir f) Ibrhm Buwisir, born on 1 September 1962, Irish passport number L038300 issued in Dublin, Ireland on 4 September 2002, cancelled on 14 May 2009  Low quality a.k.a.: na  Nationality: a) Libyan  b) Irish  Passport no.: na  National identification no.: Irish Personal Public Service number 6977094P  Address: 20 Hillview Grove, Ballinteer, Dublin 16, Ireland  Listed on: 4 Feb. 2009 (amended on 13 Mar. 2009, 13 Dec. 2011)  Other information: A close associate of Usama Muhammed Awad Bin Laden (QI.B.8.01.). Involved in supporting Al-Qaida (QE.A.4.01.), the Libyan Islamic Fighting Group (QE.L.11.01.) and Egyptian Islamic Jihad (QE.A.3.01.).

The names of individuals and entities removed from the Al-Qaida Sanctions List pursuant to a decision by the Committee may be found in the “Press Releases” section on the Committee's website. Other information about de-listing may be found on the Committee's website at: http://www.un.org/sc/committees/1267/delisting.shtml.

The Al-Qaida Sanctions List is updated regularly on the basis of relevant information provided by Member States and international and regional organizations.  This is the thirteenth update of the List in 2012.  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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